Lewis Strickland land grant
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Lewis Strickland land grant

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Strickland, Lewis.
Title: Lewis Strickland land grant
Dates: 1835
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0771

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available on Lewis Strickland.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a land grant for property in Tattnall County, Georgia drawn by Lewis Strickland on December 8, 1835 in the gold lottery of 1832, one of Georgia's eight land lotteries. The grant is for forty acres in the 12th District, 1st section, lot number 413. A plat and seal are attached.

Index Terms

Land grants.
Land speculation.
Plats (maps)
Public lands--Georgia--Tattnall County.
Seals (artifacts)
Strickland, Lewis.

Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Lewis Strickland land grant, MS 771, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information



Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


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Container List

Item 1: Land grant, 1835 View online.
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