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Catalog Number MS 661-01-01-01
Object Name land grants
Scope & Content This collection consists of a land grant from the state of Georgia to John P. Riley, 1837, for Lot no. 1080 (40 acres), 12th District, 1st Section of Cherokee County. It is signed by William Schley, Governor. This tract was drawn by John P. Riley of Muscogee County in the gold lottery of 1832. A plat and pendant seal are included.
Creator Riley, John P.
Title Item 1: Land grant from state of Georgia to John P. Riley. Signed by William Schley, Governor. Lot no. 1080, 12th District, 1st Section, Cherokee County, 40 acres. Plat with pendant seal included.
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Collection John P. Riley land grant and plat, 1837
Subjects Cherokee County (Ga.)
Land grants
Land speculation
People Riley, John P.