Henry Laurens papers

(1724-1792) was a South Carolina planter, merchant, and statesman. Among his numerous civic roles was that of president of the Continental Congress from 1778 to 1779. The collection consists of a letterbook, 1762-1766, discussing commerce, slave trade, and South Carolina politics in detail. Two di...

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Main Author: Laurens, Henry 1724-1792 (Creator)
Format: Manuscript
Language: English
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Henry Laurens Papers

Call Number: 0356
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