Andrew Pickens Papers - Accession 1148
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Scope and Content Note
The Andrew Pickens Papers consists of microfiche copies of handwritten correspondence (1787, 1792) with George Handley (1752-1793), Alex McGillivray (ca. 1759-1793), Charles Cotesworth Pinckney (1746-1825), Thomas Pinckney (1750-1828), Felix Warley (1749-1814), Richard Winn (1750-1818), and the Chief Little Turkey (1758-1801) and other headmen of the Cherokees regarding politics, land disputes, Indian Lands, ratification of the US Constitution. Also contains miscellaneous accounts and legal papers (1782-1804). Andrew Pickens (1739-1817) was a militia leader, eventually raising to the rank of Brigadier General during the American Revolution and served in the United States House of Representatives from South Carolina from 1793-1795). Pickens and Pickens County, SC were named in his honor.
The Andrew Pickens papers were given to the Archives on July 12, 2004. The original collection is SCHS 121.
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Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Andrew Pickens Papers - Accession 1148". Finding Aid 1065.