• Catalog Record

    Introductory discourse to the state of the colony of Georgia, Catalog Record Only

    Earliest known draft of A state of the province of Georgia, attested upon oath in the court of Savannah, November 10, 1740 printed with alterations in London in 1742 (Sabin 91315), including passages omitted from the print version. Account formerly attributed to William Stephens. Docketing indicates "transmitted by Gen. Oglethorpe with his Letters dated 5 & 11 October 1739." Soldier, philanthropist, and founder of ...

    • Contributor: Oglethorpe, James Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1739