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Title:[Letter] 1838 Feb. 1, Nashville, Tennessee [to] Governor McNutt, Jackson, Mississippi / Newton Cannon : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Cannon, Newton

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Date: February 1, 1838
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a letter dated February 1, 1838 from governor Alexander G. McNutt of Mississippi, to the governor of Tennessee, Newton Cannon. The purpose of the letter is the marking of the boundary line between the states of Tennessee and Mississippi.
Collection:Governor Newton Cannon Papers
Document: sl637

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Executive Department Nashville Tennessee
Feby [February] 1st 1838His Excellency Gov McNutt

Some two or three months ago. I enclosd [enclosed] to Gov [Governor] Lynch your predecessor in office a copy of the act of the general assembly of Tennessee on the subject of the establishment of the Boundary recently run & marked by the commissioners of our States In order that it might if deemd [deemed] expedient, be also brought before the Legislature of Mississippi But I have not as yet been informd [informed] of its reception, or what has been done by your Legislature of whose action on this Subject. I would be glad to receive official information at the earliest convenient time

[added: Very respectfully I have the honor to be your obt Servt [obedient servant]]
N. Cannon
[added: His Excellency Govr [Governor] McNutt]

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[added: His Excellency N Cannon a letter in relation to the boundary line between the states of Tennessee and Mississippi]Feby [February] 18 1838

Excellency Governor McNutt Jackson state of Mississippi
[added: Newton Governor February 1st 1838 Received Feby 11th Boundary line]

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