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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Isaac Hays Letter, 1804



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Hays, Isaac, -1806
Title: Isaac Hays letter
Dates: 1804
Abstract: Written from Fort Adams, a port on the Mississippi river, the Isaac Hays Letter, 1804, to Jacob Kinney in Staunton, Virginia, documents his journey between Fort Adams and New Orleans.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.02838
Extent: 1 item
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Colonel Isaac Hays (d. 1806) was a soldier, pioneer, and mail carrier between New Orleans and Fort Adams in the Mississippi Territory.

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Scope and Contents

Written from Fort Adams, a port on the Mississippi river, the Isaac Hays Letter, 1804, to Jacob Kinney in Staunton, Virginia, documents his journey between Fort Adams and New Orleans. The letter describes the land, weather, and conditions in the Mississippi Territory.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Hays, Isaac, -1806
Subjects
Frontier and pioneer life
Places
Fort Adams
Mississippi
Natchez

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Related Materials

Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection

See also Natchez Trace Collection Supplement, 1775-1965.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Isaac Hays Letter, Natchez Trace Collection, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

2011-161

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Evan Usler, June 2011.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

box
2E369 [SRH1230006408] Letter, 1804

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