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Title Letter, 1821, Leigh to Watts
Dates of Creation June 4, 1821
Scope & Content A letter dated June 4, 1821 and postmarked June 5, 1821, from Wiliam Leigh, apparently an attorney, to Edward Watts Esquire, about Colonel Cabell's offer to convey land to Watts and Gibson before conveying all his propterty in trust to secure Cabell's other creditors.
Year Range from 1821.0
Creator Leigh, William
Year Range to 1821.0
Subjects Land
Letters
Debt
Suits (Law)
Search Terms Nottoway, Virginia (Lunenburg County)
Lynchburg, Virginia
Green Hill
Big Lick, Virginia
Botetourt County, Virginia
People Cabell, Colonel
Gibson, Mr. Unknown
Leigh, William
Watts, Edward, Esquire
Notes Remnants of red sealing wax where seal was torn out. Letter folded to make its own envelope, hand-written postage, some other calculations on sheet.
Collection Watts Collection
Imagefile 014\19982626.JPG
Number of images 3.0
Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1998.26.026
Extent of Description 1- sheet, folded, 7 3/4" x 12 1/2", 3 pages