|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Shelby, Isaac, 1750-1826.|
|Title:||Isaac Shelby letter|
|Dates:||1809 April 15|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
Isaac Shelby (1750-1826) was a Revolutionary War veteran and the first governor of Kentucky. Thomas Hart (fl. 1799-1816) was an early settler of Kentucky and a prominent businessman.
This collection contains a letter from Isaac Shelby to Thomas Hart in Lexington, Kentucky, dated April 15,1809. Requests aid in shipping to New Orleans a slave to sell belonging to Ben Givens "that he (Givens) has ruined by too kind treatment."
[item identification], Isaac Shelby letter, MS 727, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Collection is open for research. Item is fragile.
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