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Schley, William 1786-1858

Overview
Works: 31 works in 35 publications in 1 language and 222 library holdings
Genres: Privileges and immunities  History  Digests  Sources  Treaties  Autographs  Maps 
Classifications: KFG38,
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posthumous Publications by William Schley, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by William Schley
A digest of the English statutes of force in the State of Georgia ... : with explanatory notes ... and an appendix ... with a copious index ... by Georgia ( Book )
3 editions published in 1826 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To my fellow-citizens of Maryland by William Schley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Cost effectiveness of evaporative treatment processes by William Schley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of the Select Committee on the Constitution by Maryland ( Book )
1 edition published in 1837 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter, 1836 Sept. 10, Milledgeville, Georgia, [to] Clement C. Clay, Tuscaloosa, Alabama by Georgia ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a letter dated September 10, 1836 from William Schley, Governor of Georgia (1835-1837), to Clement C. Clay, Governor of Alabama (1835-1837). Schley mentions the case of a Creek Indian named Jim Henry, who is awaiting trial in Alabama. Schley requests that, should Henry be acquitted of any crimes in Alabama, he be turned over to the state of Georgia for trial on a capital offense. Henry allegedly attacked whites and their property in Georgia and Alabama in retaliation against unscrupulous land speculato
Letter, 1836 May 22, Milledgeville, Geo[rgia to] John Fontaine, Columbus, Georgia by Georgia ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a letter dated May 22, 1836 from William Schley, Governor of Georgia (1835-1837), to John Fontaine, mayor and merchant in Columbus, Georgia. Schley writes that he regrets the difficult situation of the citizens of Columbus and of the whole frontier regarding their troubles with Indians (probably Creeks). He points out the difficulties in assembling troops and acquiring supplies to adequately protect the frontier, but he asserts that he is doing his best. Schley reports that he has already sent all of the arms and most of the ammunition that he has to Columbus and that more arms will soon be sent from Savannah. He also promises to actively recruit experienced military men to help protect the frontier
Warren Lippitt land records by Georgia ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of three partially printed documents pertaining to land transactions involving Warren Lippitt of Chatham County. They include an indenture, dated 20 May 1818, between John Lillibridge of Savannah and Warren Lippett for one lot in the City of Savannah in the New Leeds section; a survey of land in Cherokee County, tract 715, for Warren Lippitt, signed by John Brewster, surveyor general, and dated 26 June 1832; and a grant dated 5 September 1837 and signed by Governor William Schley for the abovementioned tract in Cherokee County to Warren Lippitt
[Land grant with map for plot of land in] Dooly County, Georgia, 1836 Nov. 30 by Georgia ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a land grant, with a map and survey report, for a plot of land in Dooly County, Georgia. The plot was granted to Samuel B. McNeal of Jackson County, Georgia in November 1836. The land was obtained by the state of Georgia through unspecified treaties (ostensibly the Treaty of Indian Springs, January 8, 1821) with the Creek Indians which ceded lands forming Dooly, Houston, Monroe, Fayette, and Henry Counties, and it was distributed through an act of the Georgia Assembly passed on May 15, 1821. The land was granted under the authority of Governor William Schley (Governor of Georgia, 1835-1837), and this particular plot was surveyed on September 12, 18
Executive order to publish certain acts of legislature, 1836 Jan. 1, Milledgeville, [Georgia] by Georgia ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This document dated January 1, 1836 is an executive order from an unnamed governor of Georgia (probably William Schley, 1835-1837), prepared by secretary R.A. Greene, that lists a number of acts of the Georgia Assembly that are to be published in several newspapers in the state. The acts listed deal with various topics, including limits on the rights of slaves and free persons of color, changes of superior court schedules in certain counties, amendment of an act passed in December 1829 to protect frontier inhabitants from the Creek Indians, and an act to provide funding for the arrest and prosecution of Cherokee Indians under the jurisdiction of the state
Bill Wooten collection by John Smith ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of 15 items deposited by Bill Wooten in 1987. Among them are 9 deeds from the 19th century and one from the the 20th century for property in Cobb County, Georgia. Also included are other deeds and indentures for Georgia property; a document pursuant to the last will and testament of Malachi Reeves (1859); a plat of land in Bryan County, Georgia signed by William Schley; and a plat signed by Wilson Lumpkin attached to a document also signed by Wilson Lumpkin
Marshall vs. the Baltimore & Ohio R.R. Co. Supreme Court of the United States by William Schley ( Book )
1 edition published in 1847 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
William Schley papers by William Schley ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists of papers relating to William Schley from 1826-1840. The papers include three letters, a brief biographical sketch, and one document, A Governor's Address to the Georgia Assembly, November 7, 1837
[Letter] 1836 Dec. 6, Milledgeville, [Georgia] by Georgia ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This is a letter dated December 6, 1836 from William Schley, Governor of Georgia (1835-1837), to an unnamed recipient. Schley discusses his many duties as Governor of Georgia and mentions the state legislature's plan to require him to audit and pay all expenses related to the Creek and Seminole wars that have not already been paid by the United States government. Schley also writes about confusion regarding two state treasury bills that he says he has paid
 
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