Correspondence of Henry Laurens, of South Carolina
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Published by Zenger Club in [New York .
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Subjects:

  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Sources

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Edition Notes

GenreSources.
SeriesMaterials for history / Frank Moore, editor -- 1st series, Library of American civilization -- LAC 16093.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination240 p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17546704M

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Laurens, Henry, Correspondence of Henry Laurens. [New York], [Printed for the Zenger Club], [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Henry Laurens; Henry Laurens: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Laurens. The papers of Henry Laurens consist of correspondence, congressional and military records, and other items. Included are the papers of John Laurens () and William Thompson () and the correspondence of James Laurens (), the Marquis .   Correspondence of Henry Laurens, of South Carolina Item Preview remove-circle Correspondence of Henry Laurens, of South Carolina by Laurens, Henry, Publication date Topics Laurens, Henry, HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and Pages: This banner text can have markup.. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

Get this from a library! Correspondence of Henry Laurens, of South Carolina.. [Henry Laurens]. Henry Laurens (March 6, [O.S. Febru ] – December 8, ) was an American merchant, slave trader, and rice planter from South Carolina who became a political leader during the Revolutionary War.A delegate to the Second Continental Congress, Laurens succeeded John Hancock as President of the Congress. He was a signatory to the Articles of Confederation and President of the Born: March 6, , Charleston, Province of South .   Papers: , 8 linear feet. The papers of Henry Laurens consist of correspondence, congressional and military records, and other items. Included are the papers of John Laurens () and William Thompson () and the correspondence of James Laurens (), the Marquis de Lafayette (), and William Piercy. In the year , the South Carolina Historical Society began publishing a quarterly magazine known as "The South Carolina Historical and Genealogical Magazine," first pulled together and edited by Mr. Alexander Samuel Salley, Jr., who prefered to be known as A.S. Salley, Jr., and who was the Secretary, Treasurer, and Librarian of the SC Historical Society at that time.

Henry Laurens was born in Charleston, South Carolina, in the year He took an early part in opposing the arbitrary claims of Great Britain at the commencement of the American Revolution. When the provincial Congress of Carolina met in June, , he was appointed its president; in which capacity he drew up a form of association, to be. Lt Col John Laurens. John Laurens was born at Charleston, South Carolina in , the fourth of twelve brothers and sisters, and the first to live to reach maturity. His father, Henry Laurens, owned several plantations and hundreds of slaves, making him one of the wealthiest men in America. As a member of this prosperous family, John had the. Names of Families in Laurens County Probate Records Laurens County was established in as part of the Ninety Six District. It was named for Revolutionary War leader Henry Laurens (). Settlers were Scotch-Irish and English immigrants who came in the early eighteenth century. The Army Correspondence of Colonel John Laurens in the Years - Kindle edition by Laurens, John. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Army Correspondence of Colonel John Laurens in the Years /5(1).