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Major William Peters

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Major William Peters letter to Col. David Henley, South West Point. January 16, 1800.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2002.001
Scope and Contents January 16, 1800, letter from William Peters, Major Commanding, South West Point, to Colonel David Henley, Agent of War, Knoxville. ALS 1 p. Re: Wagons on the way, supplies needed urgently, ‘our boats for the want of hemp are much out of repair and not capable of doing us any service and our men are very bare of clothes.’ Seller notes that Fort Southwest Point was located at the confluence of the Tennessee and Clinch Rivers, the site of present-day Kingston. Correspondence from this fort is...
Dates: 1800

Southwest Point garrison accounts, 1798-1805, with 1807 inventory of Major William Peters' estate.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2014.014
Scope and Contents

Southwest Point garrison accounts, 1798-1805, with 1807 inventory of Major William Peters' estate. Typescript made in 1936 by Mrs. William J. Smith from original manuscript. In account with Saml. C. Hall. Hall & Smith (Kingston, Tenn.). TS 27 pp.

Dates: 1798-1807