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Catalog Number MS 657-01-01-01
Object Name Commission
Scope & Content This collection consists of two commissions of John Reynolds by George II. The first commissions Reynolds as Vice Admiral Commissary and Deputy in the Office of Vice Admiralty in the Province of Georgia, signed by Samuel Hill 1754. A manuscript copy of the original document, it is signed by Nathan C. Barnett and contains certification that it is a true and correct copy, Atlanta, Office of the Secretary of State, December 1, 1875. The second commissions Reynolds as Captain General and Governor in Chief over the colony of Georgia, 1754. This manuscript copy is signed by Nathan C. Barnett and is certified that it is a true and correct copy, Atlanta, Office of the Secretary of State, December 1, 1875.
Creator George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760
Title Commission of John Reynolds by George Ii as Vice Admiral Commissary and Deputy in the Office of Vice Admiralty in the Province of Georgia. London, High Court of the Admiralty, August 13, 1754
Copyrights Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.
Collection John Reynolds commissions
Subjects Commissions
George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760
Georgia--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Georgia--Politics and government--To 1775
Reynolds, John, 1713-1788
People George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1760
Reynolds, John, 1713-1788