|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Habersham, James, 1745-1799.|
|Creator:||Houstoun, John, 1744-1796.|
|Creator:||McIntosh, Lachlan, 1725-1806.|
|Title:||John Houstoun, John Habersham, and Lachlan McIntosh letter to Governor George Mathews|
|Dates:||1787 March 22|
|Extent:||0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)|
John Houstoun (1744-1796), John Habersham (1754-1799), and Lachlan McIntosh (1727-1799) were elected in 1787 by the Georgia Legislature to settle the dispute regarding the boundary between Georgia and South Carolina.
This collection contains a letter dated March 22,1787, signed by John Houstoun, John Habersham, and Lachlan McIntosh and sent to Governor George Mathews. The letter advises Governor Mathews of their plans for communication, the appointment of their secretary (Dr. Sharpe), and the need for expense money.
John Houstoun, John Habersham, and Lachlan McIntosh letter to Governor George Mathews, MS 2152, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.
Purchased from Paul Lutz, 1981.
Collection is open for research.
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