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Vigo, Francis 1747-1836

Works: 55 works in 68 publications in 2 languages and 557 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Claims  Church history 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F486, 977.1
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A centennial law suit by C. C Baldwin( Book )
2 editions published in 1876 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Francis Vigo( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Business and personal papers relating to the fur trade at Vincennes and Fort Wayne, Ind., Detroit, Mich., and Montréal, Québec; Vigo's relations with John Askin and the Miami Company; business dealings with the Piankashaw and other midwestern Indians; land transactions at Vincennes, particularly regarding the donation lands granted by Congress in 1789 to the old French inhabitants of Vincennes; financial affairs of the French inhabitants of the Illinois Country and American settlers around Vincennes; work on behalf of generals Anthony Wayne and William Henry Harrison in their negotiations with the Indians; and his efforts to collect repayment from Congress for his loans to George Rogers Clark during the American Revolution. Includes papers of John Askin, John Badollet, Bishop Simon Bruté de Rémur, Lewis Cass, Auguste Chouteau, John Ewing, John Hay Farnham, Pierre Gibault, John Francis Hamtramck, William Henry Harrison, Andrew Holmes, Washington Johnston, John Law, Manuel Lisa, Pierre Menard, Benjamin Parke, Barthelemi Tardiveau, and William Wells
Francis Vigo papers by Francis Vigo( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by Nathaniel Ewing( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection consists of miscellaneous papers connected to Knox County, Indiana for the period of 1764-1847. The collection has been arranged in chronological order and placed in folders according to decade. The papers are wide ranging. Some examples are; inventories for estates, wills, court documents, receipts, minutes from a local meeting, and land office documents. Some of the earlier papers are in French. One example is a bond dated 31 March 1806 of Pierre Querre, Vital Boucher, and Joseph Chartier to serve as administrators of the estate of Charles Boucher of Vincennes, also signed by Robert Buntin and John Rice Jones. Another document is a bond of Nathaniel Ewing as administrator of the estate of Andrew English. Also bonded on this document were John Badollet and Francis Vigo
Indiana History mss ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consists of individual items acquired separately either as a gift, purchase, transfer, or removal from a variety of sources, relating to Indiana. Includes correspondence, diaries, minutes, financial records, memoirs, articles about specific areas of the state, and legal documents. Additions continue to be made
Abstract of will by Francis Vigo( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection of papers by Albert G Porter( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal papers of Porter and his family and historical papers collected by Porter. Personal papers (chiefly 1857-1891) include correspondence regarding Porter's law practice, Republican Party politics, and his service in U.S. House of Representatives (1859-1863), and as U.S. minister to Italy (1889-1891). Porter family papers (chiefly 1814-1865) include letters and business documents from Boone County, Ky. (1814-1845), and Lawrenceburg, Ind. (1817-1862); papers of Omer Tousey, Lawrenceburg businessman; letters and essays of Hiram Brown (1792-1853), of Lebanon, Ohio, and Indianapolis; and family letters of Clay Brown, a medical student and physician in Chicago, Ill. (1848), and physician in Anderson, Ind. (1850-1853), and Jackson, Tenn. (1853-1854)
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Alternative Names
Vigo, Francesco 1747-1836
Vigo, Francis 1747-1836
Vigo, Joseph Maria Francesco 1747-1836
English (37)
Italian (2)