• Creator
  • Georgia. Governor (1757-1760 : Ellis)
  • Created Date
  • 1760-05-26
  • Description
  • Letter / talk dated May 26, 1760 from Henry Ellis, Royal Governor of Georgia, in Savannah, to the headmen and warriors of the Creek Nation, concerning a recent report from Robert French that some of the Creeks have killed British traders in the upper towns. Ellis reminds the Creeks of their friendship with the English and asks that the Creeks refrain from violence and notify him of any problems. Digital image of original manuscript, scanned by... more
    Letter / talk dated May 26, 1760 from Henry Ellis, Royal Governor of Georgia, in Savannah, to the headmen and warriors of the Creek Nation, concerning a recent report from Robert French that some of the Creeks have killed British traders in the upper towns. Ellis reminds the Creeks of their friendship with the English and asks that the Creeks refrain from violence and notify him of any problems. Digital image of original manuscript, scanned by the University of Georgia Libraries in 2000, as part of GALILEO, funded in part by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services. Local identification number: tcc263. Manuscript held by the Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries, Telamon Cuyler, box 38, folder Ellis 39, document 01. less
  • Format
  • 2 pages/leaves