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Oglethorpe, a brief biography

by Amos Aschbach Ettinger

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Published by Mercer in [Macon, Ga.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • Oglethorpe, James Edward, 1696-1785.,
    • Governors -- Georgia -- Biography.,
    • Georgia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAmos Aschbach Ettinger ; edited with an introduction by Phinizy Spalding.
      ContributionsSpalding, Phinizy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF289.O37 E87 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 90 p. ;
      Number of Pages90
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2846299M
      ISBN 100865541108
      LC Control Number84008403

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      Brief (11 pages) Powerpoint covering the role of Tomochichi, Musgrove and Oglethorpe in the successful founding of the colony of Georgia. The slides provide a brief background of each participant and their role in early Georgia. The presentation stresses the role of cooperation. Vocabulary words ar. Note of exchange, Oglethorpe to David Provoost, Alatamaha in Georgia, February Oglethorpe promises to pay Provost 10 pounds for provisions. Last will and testament of James Edward Oglethorpe, October Portion of the Account Book of James Oglethorpe, undated: Records expenditures in establishing the colony of Georgia.

      Oglethorpe remains in England--Trustees make Regulations--Oglethorpe, desirous of providing for the conversion of the Indians, applies to Bishop Wilson to prepare a Book of Religious Instruction for them--Trustees seek for Missionaries--Engage John and Charles Wesley. Oglethorpe remained in England to attend to his duties as a member2/6. This page hardbound book contains extracts from the Oglethorpe Echo newspaper depicting day-to-day life in the county in the late nineteenth century. It includes full name indexes of both people and places. $ () G Oglethorpe County, Georgia, Newspaper Extracts, The Oglethorpe Echo, , compiled by Fred McRee, Jr. ().


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