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Force transcripts

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Georgia Historical Society.
Title: Force transcripts
Dates: 1742-1789
Extent: 0.02 cubic feet (1 microfilm roll)
Identification: MS 1601

Biographical/Historical Note

No biographical information is available.

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a microfilmed copy of the Peter "Force transcripts." It contains Georgia-related material from 1742-1789 and includes letters, resolution, extracts from minutes, Liberty Club, and lists of lands forfeited in Richmond County, Georgia. The following individuals are included in this collection: John Baker; William Belcher; Charles Bostick; Archibald Campbell; John Coleman; Col. William Crawford; Andrew Donaldson; Col. Elbert; S. Elbert; James Habersham; G. Handley; Francis H. Harris; Patrick Houstoun; Brig. General How; Samuel Huntingdon; John Irwin; John Jay; N.W. Jones; Henry Laurens; Henry Lawrence; B. Lincoln; General McIntosh; Lachlan McIntosh; William McIntosh; Gov. John Martin; Sargeant Maxey; General Moultrie; Clement Nash; Hercules Normwood; Tim Pickering; John Pierce; John Treutlen; George Walton; George Washington; John Wereat; Richard Winn; Felix Worley.

The materials were microfilmed by the Library of Congress, 1954.

Index Terms

Campbell, Archibald, 1739-1791.
Elbert, Samuel, 1740-1788.
Force, Peter, 1790-1868.
Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Georgia--History--Revolution, 1775-1783.
Habersham, James, 1715-1775.
Houstoun, Patrick, 1742-1785.
Huntington, Samuel, 1731-1796.
Jones, Noble Wimberly, 1723-1805.
Laurens, Henry, 1724-1792.
Letters (correspondence)
Lincoln, Benjamin, 1733-1810.
Martin, John, approximately 1730-1786.
McIntosh, Lachlan, 1725-1806.
Minutes (administrative records)
Pickering, Timothy, 1745-1829.
Richmond County (Ga.)
Treutlen, John Adam, 1733-1782.
Walton, George, 1732-1799.
Wereat, John, approximately 1733-1799.

Physical and Technical Access Restrictions

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Administrative Information

Custodial History


Preferred Citation

[item identification], Force transcripts, MS 1601, 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.


Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List



1X-1601-01. Force transcripts, 1742-1789