The Resource A digest of the laws of the state of Georgia : from its first establishment as a British province down to the year 1798, inclusive, and the principal acts of 1799 : in which is comprehended the Declaration of Independence : the state constitutions of 1777 and 1789, with the alterations and amendments in 1794 : also the Constitution of 1798 : it contains as well all the laws in force, as those which are deemed useful and necessary, or which are explanatory of existing laws ; together, with the titles of all the obsolete and other acts : and concludes with an appendix containing the original charters and other documents, ascertaining and defining the limits and boundary of the state : all the treaties with the southern tribes of Indians : the Articles of Confederation and perpetual union : the Constitution of the United States, and a few acts of Congress : together with a copious index to the whole, by Robert & George Watkins

A digest of the laws of the state of Georgia : from its first establishment as a British province down to the year 1798, inclusive, and the principal acts of 1799 : in which is comprehended the Declaration of Independence : the state constitutions of 1777 and 1789, with the alterations and amendments in 1794 : also the Constitution of 1798 : it contains as well all the laws in force, as those which are deemed useful and necessary, or which are explanatory of existing laws ; together, with the titles of all the obsolete and other acts : and concludes with an appendix containing the original charters and other documents, ascertaining and defining the limits and boundary of the state : all the treaties with the southern tribes of Indians : the Articles of Confederation and perpetual union : the Constitution of the United States, and a few acts of Congress : together with a copious index to the whole, by Robert & George Watkins

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A digest of the laws of the state of Georgia : from its first establishment as a British province down to the year 1798, inclusive, and the principal acts of 1799 : in which is comprehended the Declaration of Independence : the state constitutions of 1777 and 1789, with the alterations and amendments in 1794 : also the Constitution of 1798 : it contains as well all the laws in force, as those which are deemed useful and necessary, or which are explanatory of existing laws ; together, with the titles of all the obsolete and other acts : and concludes with an appendix containing the original charters and other documents, ascertaining and defining the limits and boundary of the state : all the treaties with the southern tribes of Indians : the Articles of Confederation and perpetual union : the Constitution of the United States, and a few acts of Congress : together with a copious index to the whole
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A digest of the laws of the state of Georgia
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from its first establishment as a British province down to the year 1798, inclusive, and the principal acts of 1799 : in which is comprehended the Declaration of Independence : the state constitutions of 1777 and 1789, with the alterations and amendments in 1794 : also the Constitution of 1798 : it contains as well all the laws in force, as those which are deemed useful and necessary, or which are explanatory of existing laws ; together, with the titles of all the obsolete and other acts : and concludes with an appendix containing the original charters and other documents, ascertaining and defining the limits and boundary of the state : all the treaties with the southern tribes of Indians : the Articles of Confederation and perpetual union : the Constitution of the United States, and a few acts of Congress : together with a copious index to the whole
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by Robert & George Watkins
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eng
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1759 or 1766-1805
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Watkins, Robert
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index present
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KF8201
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.N22 1800
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • legislation
  • law reports and digests
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active 1800-1803
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  • Watkins, George
  • United States
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  • Law
  • Constitutions
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Georgia
  • Georgia
  • United States
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A digest of the laws of the state of Georgia : from its first establishment as a British province down to the year 1798, inclusive, and the principal acts of 1799 : in which is comprehended the Declaration of Independence : the state constitutions of 1777 and 1789, with the alterations and amendments in 1794 : also the Constitution of 1798 : it contains as well all the laws in force, as those which are deemed useful and necessary, or which are explanatory of existing laws ; together, with the titles of all the obsolete and other acts : and concludes with an appendix containing the original charters and other documents, ascertaining and defining the limits and boundary of the state : all the treaties with the southern tribes of Indians : the Articles of Confederation and perpetual union : the Constitution of the United States, and a few acts of Congress : together with a copious index to the whole, by Robert & George Watkins
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  • Although this volume represents the first digest of the laws of Georgia, since this compilation contained the Yazoo Act, later rescinded by the Legislature, it never received official authorization. Cf. Georgia's landmarks, memorials and legends, 1914. v. 2, p. 9-10
  • Includes index
  • Errata: last [2] p.)
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1 online resource (vi, 837 pages, 28 unnumbered pages)
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A digest of the laws of the state of Georgia : from its first establishment as a British province down to the year 1798, inclusive, and the principal acts of 1799 : in which is comprehended the Declaration of Independence : the state constitutions of 1777 and 1789, with the alterations and amendments in 1794 : also the Constitution of 1798 : it contains as well all the laws in force, as those which are deemed useful and necessary, or which are explanatory of existing laws ; together, with the titles of all the obsolete and other acts : and concludes with an appendix containing the original charters and other documents, ascertaining and defining the limits and boundary of the state : all the treaties with the southern tribes of Indians : the Articles of Confederation and perpetual union : the Constitution of the United States, and a few acts of Congress : together with a copious index to the whole, by Robert & George Watkins
Manufacture
Note
  • Although this volume represents the first digest of the laws of Georgia, since this compilation contained the Yazoo Act, later rescinded by the Legislature, it never received official authorization. Cf. Georgia's landmarks, memorials and legends, 1914. v. 2, p. 9-10
  • Includes index
  • Errata: last [2] p.)
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 837 pages, 28 unnumbered pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote

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