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Walsh, Ralph, Papers

 Collection — Container: M1980-15SC
Identifier: M1980-15SC

Scope and Contents

Manuscript documents concerning the arrest, trial, and attempted court martial of Lieutenant Colonel Ralph Walsh of His Majesty's 3rd Regiment stationed at Pensacola, by George Johnstone, Governor of West Florida, 1766. With affidavits of William Clifton, Chief Justice, and comments of General Thomas Gage.



NOTES: Manuscripts also mention continued friction between the British troops at Pensacola and the actions of Governor Johnstone against other officers including Captains Mackinnon and Simpson.



This collection originally part of 80-15; became 80-15SC in revision process.

Dates

  • Created: 1766
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1980

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers, dependent on our compliance with U.S. Copyright Law, HIPPA requirements, donor agreements and other applicable state and federal statutes. Occasionally we may need to review a collection before permitting immediate access.

Conditions Governing Use

Digital photography, scanning, and photocopying of materials is prohibited. Permission may be granted by the Special Collections Librarian for such reprography dependent on issues of copyright, ownership, condition, donor agreements, etc. In general, staff do not make reproductions of copyright materials or materials for which title is not owned by the institution. Recent revisions in the U.S. Copyright Law extended the copyright of correspondence, letters, and other personal papers to the life of the author plus seventy years.

Extent

4.00 items

Language of Materials

English

Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Earl Moore Associates, Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, 1980

Processing Information

Cataloged 07/02/1980

Creator

Title
Walsh, Ralph, Papers
Date
05/07/2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the UWF University Archives and West Florida History Center Repository

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