Papers, 1786-1834

The collection consists primarily of correspondence and documents his family life and professional activities, including the Cherokee Nation vs. Georgia and the planning of the German immigrant colony.

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Main Author: Wirt, William, 1772-1834.
Corporate Authors: United States National Historical Publication Commission, Maryland Historical Society Library
Contributors: Boles, John B.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: [Baltimore, Maryland Historical Society, 1971].
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100 1 |a Wirt, William,  |d 1772-1834. 
245 1 0 |a Papers, 1786-1834 
260 |a [Baltimore,  |b Maryland Historical Society,  |c 1971]. 
300 |a 24 reels ;  |c 35 cm. 
500 |a Sponsored by the National Historical Publication Commission. 
500 |a John B. Boles, editor. 
500 |a The original documents are in the collections of the Maryland Historical Society Library. 
520 8 |a The collection consists primarily of correspondence and documents his family life and professional activities, including the Cherokee Nation vs. Georgia and the planning of the German immigrant colony. 
533 |a Microfilm. 
545 |a William Wirt was born in Blandensburg, Maryland. In addition to his law practice, he served as Attorney General of the United States, Chancellor of the Eastern District of Virginia, and delegate to the State legislature of Virginia. Among his most important cases was the Cherokee Nation vs. Georgia. In 1833 Wirt began an experimental colony in Florida, populated with German immigrants. 
546 |a In English. 
555 |a Register available. 
590 |a The Balch Institute Library and Archives 
600 1 0 |a Wirt, William,  |d 1772-1834. 
650 0 |a Indians of North America  |x Legal status, laws, etc. 
650 0 |a Germans  |z Florida  |x History. 
650 0 |a Indians of North America  |z Georgia. 
650 0 |a Indians of North America. 
650 0 |a Indians of South America. 
650 0 |a Indians. 
650 0 |a Germans. 
700 1 |a Boles, John B. 
710 1 |a United States  |b National Historical Publication Commission 
710 2 |a Maryland Historical Society  |b Library 
852 |a Historical Society of Pennsylvania  |b Closed Stacks  |h Manuscript Microfilm C6  |t 1 
995 |a (CPomAG)00587952