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Lee, Francis Lightfoot 1734-1797

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Works: 67 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 130 library holdings
Genres: History  Autographs  Rules  Inventories  Personal narratives 
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An address delivered in Alexandria, at the request of the Washington Society, Feb. 22d, 1807 by Francis Lightfoot Lee( Book )
2 editions published in 1823 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Additional papers of the Lee family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence of Richard Henry Lee, Arthur Lee, Thomas Lee, Henry Lee and Francis Lightfoot Lee -- Westmoreland resolves, 1766 Feb. 27 [1 item]
Papers by Lee family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Later papers are those of the Lee family, including Philip Ludwell Lee of "Stratford"; Richard Henry Lee of "Chantilly" (correspondence with Landon Carter, Robert Wormeley Carter, Samuel Chase, Patrick Henry, Ralph Izard, Thomas Jefferson, Arthur Lee, Charles Lee [1731-1782], Charles Lee [1758-1815], Francis Lightfoot Lee, Hannah Philippa (Ludwell) Lee, William Lee, and Robert Carter Nicholas, and writings); Francis Lightfoot Lee of "Menokin" (correspondence with Landon Carter and William Lee); William Lee (letterbooks and loose correspondence, 1769-1793, chiefly concerning his activities as a representative of the U.S. Continental Congress to various European governments); and Henry Lee (including letters to and from George Washington concerning Revolutionary military affairs and later political issues)
Philadelphia, Pa., to Maj. Gen. Adam Stephen by Francis Lightfoot Lee( )
1 edition published in 1777 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
... Hydrothorax by Francis Lightfoot Lee( )
1 edition published in 1822 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, 1773 June 15, Menokin, [near Richmond, Va., to William Lee], n.p by Francis Lightfoot Lee( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lee, agent for his brother William's tobacco shipping business, describes the troubles of finding a berth for Mr. Smith's tobacco. He notes that "the price [of tobacco] is so low ... that everybody is for shipping, every concern from London & Liverpool wants to charter ships." Also mentions R[ichard] H[enry] Lee, H[udson] Muse, and "the Lawyer" [Arthur Lee]
Papers of the Carter and Wellford family of Sabine Hall ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The correspondence of Robert Wormeley Carter the second contains more local and agricultural news with a few letters generated by the latter's political career touching on national politics. Of interest are mentions of the War of 1812 and the evacuation of slaves at the approach of British warships, a letter from John Tyler on Andrew Jackson's fiscal policies, and comments on the Whig Party and the Virginia Reform Convention of 1851. One Civil War letter mentions the death of an acquaintance and two affadavits, 1863, concern slaves who fled to Union forces. Interspersed in the large segment of R.W. Carter II's estate settlement papers are several comments on reconstruction in Virginia
Underwater hunting by Francis Lightfoot Lee( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
to John Taylor Esq by Francis Lightfoot Lee( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Signers of the Declaration of Independence by A. S. W Rosenbach( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal and official correspondence and legal documents written or signed by all 56 signers of the Declaration of Independence, most from the Revolutionary period. The papers relate chiefly to state and national political, financial, and military affairs. Correspondents include George Clinton, John Dickinson, William Lee, and George Washington
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A collection of autograph letters, documents, or signatures of each signer of the Articles of Confederation. The items, which are organized roughly alphabetically, are described in 56 individual records (MA 557.1-55 and MA 1083, a contemporary copy of the thirteen Articles of Confederation laid in at the front of the volume)
Papers by Robert Carter( Book )
1 edition published in 1772 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Subjects of the letters include Lord Dunmore, Richard Bland Lee, George Mercer, and William Small; the estate of Roger Dixon; church plate for Yeocomico Church; speech of Robert Carter to slaves concerning Dunmore's proclamation; gradual manumission of his slaves; care of illegimate children and the disabled by the parish; ordering goods from England; sale of an organ
"Mount Airy", to William Lee by Francis Lightfoot Lee( )
1 edition published in 1769 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning an order of household goods that he would like shipped to him; saying "If you send a Ship into the Country or I can get liberty of consignment I shall make you a considerable remittance in tob'o otherways I'll send a bill of Exch'e. If you send a Ship, she had better be small & early as possible, the crops in the lower parts are generally good, in most places above but indifferent, except the south branches of James River & Roenoak where it is said more tob'o will be made than ever. I have endeavour'd to send you some of y'r money by this Ship, but find it impossible, I expect it will come more willingly in tob'o if you chuse it. As to Politicks there's no alteration since i wrote last every body determin'd to support our constitutional rights, & not in the least inclin'd to be imposed on by L'd Hillsborough's promises, who is not believed though he may be in earnest; the common fate of such wretches;" relating that he is recovering from a "violent fitt of sickness."
Papers of the Fairfax and Lee families ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include slave hiring and the estates of George William Fairfax and Warner Washington
Letter to Francis Lightfoot Lee by Mann Page( )
1 edition published in 1779 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Page writes regarding Silas Deane's defense of his conduct in France, published in the Pennsylvania Packet, 1778 December 5
Alfred and Elizabeth Brand Collection of Civil War and Lee Family Papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Writers and correspondents in this Series are primarily from Virginia (especially Berkeley County) and Kentucky. Prominent individuals include Pierre Gustave Tonte Beauregard, Braxton Bragg, David Holmes Conrad, Samuel Cooper, Samuel Wylie Crawford, Jefferson Davis, Ulysses S. Grant, Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, J.E. Johnson, I. Nadenbousch, Daniel Ruggles, William T. Sherman, and Edwin M. Stanton. The Lee Family Papers Series comprises primarily Colonial-era governmental and financial documents pertaining to Francis Lightfoot Lee, Henry "Light Horse Harry" Lee, and Richard Henry Lee, Sr. Documents pertain to slaves; maps and surveys of leased land; and loan indentures. Includes certificates appointing Francis Lightfoot Lee as Justice of the Peace (1757-1768); and a letter from Richard Henry Lee, Sr., to Henry Lee regarding the colonists' agitation for freedom (1770). Ante-bellum and Civil War documents in the Lee family papers include loan indentures; a bill of sale for cotton to the Confederate government; two cartes-de-visite (of Robert E. Lee); letters written by Richard Henry Lee, Jr., discussing the sale of his sister's slaves; and a letter from Robert Edward Lee to Samuel Cooper regarding poorly executed military orders (1865). Several documents throughout the collection include the original rare manuscripts dealer's description
"Menokin", to [William Lee] by Francis Lightfoot Lee( )
1 edition published in 1774 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning the shipping of tobacco; discussing logistics, amounts to be shipped, payments, various ship captains and the potential crops of certain tobacco planters
Philadelphia by Francis Lightfoot Lee( )
1 edition published in 1776 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Being an accounting of the debt owed to Mr. Lee by the State of Virginia; accounting for the cash he received from September 1775 through August 11, 1776 and expenses incurred during the same period which include his attendance in Congress and transportation from Virginia; being a net debt of £2.18.0 owed to Mr. Lee
Papers of the Lee family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Chiefly correspondence of Dr. Arthur Lee with many prominent Americans, Englishmen, and Frenchmen associated with the American Revolution. Includes material on the French and Indian War, the Stamp Act of 1765, Cornwallis and the siege of Yorktown, and national and international interests of the early Republic. Other family members represented in the collection include Francis Lightfoot Lee, Light-Horse Harry Lee, Philip Ludwell Lee, Richard Henry Lee, Thomas Lee and William Lee of Green Spring
 
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Alternative Names
Lee, Frank 1734-1797
Lee, Loudoun 1734-1797
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