1762-Table of Goods and Prices for the Indian Trade, Charles Town, South Carolina

From: McDowell, William L. Colonial Records of South Carolina: Documents Relating to Indian Affairs, 1754-1765. Columbia, SC.  University of South Carolina Press.  pp. 366-369 TABLE OF GOODS AND PRICES FOR THE INDIAN TRADE Charles Town, in South Carolina, July 19th, 1762 By the Directors … Continue reading →

1759-Return of Indian Presents received by Lt Richard Coytmore

From: McDowell, William L. Colonial Records of South Carolina: Documents Relating to Indian Affairs, 1754-1765. Columbia, SC.  University of South Carolina Press.  p.483 [This would have been items returned to Ft. Prince George, in the upcountry of South Carolina.  The fort was among the … Continue reading →

1758-Goods supplied to Indians by Colonel Byrd (Cherokee)

“Goods supplied to Indians by Colonel Byrd”, from McDowell, William L. Colonial Records of South Carolina: Documents Relating to Indian Affairs, 1754-1765. Columbia, SC.  University of South Carolina Press.  pp.456-458. These were likely primarily provided to the Cherokee, even though not always stated as … Continue reading →

1783-Articles of British Manufacture absolutely necessary for the Indians inhabiting the Western frontier of East and West Florida in North America

Letter of Thomas Forbes, September 28, 1783, to Bernardo del Campo, Spanish minister plenipotentiary in London, listing trade goods. Letter found in The Papers of Panton, Leslie, and Co., Reel I, April 25, 1738 through November 30, 1784. [All spellings … Continue reading →