The Resource William Stephens : Georgia's forgotten founder, Julie Anne Sweet

William Stephens : Georgia's forgotten founder, Julie Anne Sweet

Label
William Stephens : Georgia's forgotten founder
Title
William Stephens
Title remainder
Georgia's forgotten founder
Statement of responsibility
Julie Anne Sweet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1737, Englishman William Stephens (16711753) sailed to Georgia to serve as colonial secretary to its British Board of Trustees. His lucid reports on the condition of Georgia deeply impressed the board, which eventually appointed him president of the troubled colony. The elderly Stephens adroitly shepherded the fledgling settlement over the following decade through a precarious and tumultuous period. Though StephensÆs actions proved critical to the survival of colonial Georgia, historians have largely overlooked his life story. In William Stephens: GeorgiaÆs Forgotten Founder, Julie Anne Swe
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
975.8/02092
Index
index present
LC call number
F289.S79
LC item number
S94 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Southern biography series
Label
William Stephens : Georgia's forgotten founder, Julie Anne Sweet
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-218) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Stephens's public life. The Trustees' employee ; Provincial politics ; Presidential politics ; Diplomatic and military affairs -- pt. 2. Stephens's private life. Family matters ; Agricultural interests ; Personal characteristics ; Religious principles and persons -- Epilogue: Life after Georgia
Control code
ocn663110627
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 220 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780807137437
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b24807369
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)663110627
  • pebcs0807135585

Library Locations

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