Home > Back to Search Results > Oglethorpe grants land to soldiers heading to Georgia...
Click image to enlarge 643083
Hide image list »
Image066_tn
Image067_tn
Image068_tn
Image069_tn
Image070_tn

Oglethorpe grants land to soldiers heading to Georgia...



Item # 643083

January 5, 1738

THE CALEDONIAN MERCURY, Edinburgh, Scotland, Jan. 5, 1738  An early issue of this famous title, with a nice ftpg. (carrying over to pg. 2) mention of Oglethorpe and Georgia: "...The soldiers that are going to Georgia in Colonel Oglethorpe's Regiment will have, at their first going over, 5 acres of land each man, and after seven years servitude 20 acres each."
Four pages, never-trimmed margins, 8 1/2 by 10 1/2 inches, great condition.

Item from Catalog 263 (released for October, 2017)...

Category: The 1600's and 1700's

No Longer Available