Daily Life in Georgia Historical Documents

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Photographs

Image"General James Edward Oglethorpe, founder of Georgia." [Commemorative Plate featuring the Likeness of James Edward Oglethorpe]
Part of the Georgia State Plates series, 1974. Plate designed by Annie Louise Irwin of Sandersville, GA and manufactured by Wedgewood for the Transylvania Club of Sandersville, GA.
Courtesy of Carole Jacob

Journals

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Gordon, Peter
"The Journal of Peter Gordon 1732-1735"
ed. E Merton Coulter, Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1963.

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Coulter, E. Merton
Foreword. "The Journal of Peter Gordon 1732-1735"
ed. E Merton Coulter, Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1963.

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Coulter, E. Merton
Introduction. "The Journal of Peter Gordon 1732-1735"
ed. E Merton Coulter, Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 1963.

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Reports

Image"An Account Shewing the Progress of the Colony of Georgia in America from Its First Establishment"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 369,373-378.

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Image"An Act for Maintaining the Peace with the Indians in the Province of Georgia"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 43-44.

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"An Act for repealing an Act Intituled (An Act for rendering the Colony of Georgia more defensible by prohibiting the importation and Use of Black Slaves or Negroes into the same) & for permitting the Importation and Use of them in the Colony under proper Restrictions and Regulations, and other Purposes therein mentioned."
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 56-62.

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"An Act of rendering the Colony of Georgia more defensible by Prohibiting the Importation and use of Black Slaves of Negroes into the Same"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 53-54.

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"An Act to Prevent the Importation and use of Rum and Brandys in the province of Georgia"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 48-49.

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"An Act to repeal so much of an Act made in the Eighth Year of the Reign of His Present Majesty, Intitled and Act to prevent the Importation and Use of Rum and Brandies in the Province of Georgia, as prohibits the Importation of Rum in the said Province from other British Colonies"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 54-56.

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"Appendix"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 663-680.

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"Effects Applied by the Trustees . . . [for the Colony of Georgia]"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 151-152.

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"Effects received from Georgia at the Times Hereinafter Mention'd; and Which Remain'd on the Determination of this Accompt"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 97.

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"Effects Received from the Several Persons Mentioned, and Applied By the Trustees Viz"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 20-24.

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Temple, Sarah B. Gober and Kenneth Coleman
"List of passengers on the ANN"
Georgia Journeys. Athens, GA: The University of Georgia Press, 1961.

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"Monies Applied and Expended for Carrying on the Several Good Purposes Hereinafter Mention'd in the Respective Services Attending Each Purpose. That is to Say Applied and Expending for Establishing the Colony and the Uses Directed for particular Persons in Georgia viz"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 52-55.

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"Monies applied and expended for establishing the Colony [of Georgia] in America"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 254-256.

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"Monies applied and expended for establishing the Colony [of Georgia] in America"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 354-356.

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"Monies Applied and Expended for Establishing the Colony [of Georgia]"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 86-88.

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"Oglethorpe, James Edward"
Cyclopedia of Georgia. ed. Allen Daniel Candler and Clement Anselm Evans, Atlanta: State Historical Association, 1906: 30-31.

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"Rules for the Year 1735"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 407-411.

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"The General Accompt of all Monies and Effects Received and expended by the Trustees for establishing the Colony of Georgia-The Chare"
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 133, 135.

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[Correspondence between settlers in Georgia and the Trustees of the Colony, 1738-1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 3. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1905: 422-432.

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[Declaration from the Queen's Square Westminster, Monday, December 2, 1745]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 481.

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[Entries for Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16, 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 200-201.

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[Entry for Friday, December 15, 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 247-248.

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[Entry for Friday, February 29, 1740]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 523-524.

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[Entry for Monday, April 3, 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 117.

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[Entry for Monday, February 20, 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 86-88.

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[Entry for Monday, June 25, 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 361-362.

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[Entry for Thursday, February 8, 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 275-276.

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[Entry for Thursday, September 13, 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 410-413.

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Image Excerpt from book [Entry for Tuesday, April 15, 1740] The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 553-554.

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[Entry for Tuesday, January 3, 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 62.

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[Entry for Tuesday, November 15, 1737]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 25-26.

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[Entry for Wednesday, April 11, 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 313-314.

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[Entry for Wednesday, December 5, 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 465.

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[Entry for Wednesday, June 11 1740]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 4: [Colonel William] Stephen's Journal, 1737-1740. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1906: 592.

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[Excerpt from the Charter of the Colony (Georgia), from the British Public Records Office]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 11.

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[Excerpt from the Charter of the Colony (Georgia), from the British Public Records Office]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 21-22.

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[Index to the 6th Year [']s Transactions of the Trustees of Georgia. For the Year Ending 9 June 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 20-22.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 14 November 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 250-251.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 14 September 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 229.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 16 March 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 138-140.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 17-18 January 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 94-96.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 2 February 1740]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 302-304.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 21 June 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 40.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 26 June 1740]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 378-379.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 28 April 1741]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 507-508.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 30 November 1742]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 672-674.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 6 February 1741]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 451-453.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 6 January 1742]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 583.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 6 January 1742]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 648-649.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 7 October 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 68-69.

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[Journal of the Earl of Egmont, 9 May and 13 May 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 167.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, April 15, 1741]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 367-368.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, April 27, 1737]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 191-192.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, February 2, 1742]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 387-388.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, February 21, 1733]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 18-19.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, January 16, 1736]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 139-143.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, March 21, 1733]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 23.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, May 10, 1738]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 234-239.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, May 30, 1739]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 273-282.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, November 21, 1733]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 47.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, October 9, 1734]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 72-73.

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[Minutes of the Common Council of the Trustees for Establishing the Colony of Georgia, September 24, 1735]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 2. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 123-125.

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[Minutes of the Palace Court, Wednesday, December 24, 1735]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 243-244.

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[Minutes of the Palace Court, Wednesday, January 24, 1740]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 361-363.

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[Minutes of the Trustees of the Colony of Georgia, Friday, June 26, 1750]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 546.

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[Resolution of the trustees of the Colony of Georgia, Thursday, March 17, 1748]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 1. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1904: 506-507.

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[Statements of Capt. William Thompson to the Board of Trustees of the Colony of Georgia, 5 Oct. 1741, from the Journal of the Earl of Egmont]
The Colonial Records of the State of Georgia, vol. 5: Journal of the Earl of Egmont, First President of the Board of Trustees, from June 14, 1738 to May 25, 1744. ed. Allen D. Candler, Atlanta: Franklin Printing and Publishing Co., 1912: 558-559.