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Collection Number: 03141-z

Collection Title: Martin Luther Haynie Letter, 1810.

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Abstract The collection is a letter, 25 October 1810, from Martin L. Haynie in St. Francisville, La., to John Ballinger, who was in command at a fort on the present site of Baton Rouge. Haynie discussed his role in stirring up sentiment for revolt against the Spanish among the American inhabitants in the region; a contemplated expedition against the Spanish at Pensacola, Fla.; and his thoughts about a "new republic," which might replace Spanish rule. Haynie also indicated that he would soon travel to Baltimore, his birthplace.
Creator Haynie, Martin Luther.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Martin Luther Haynie Letter #3141-z, Southern Historical Collection, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Alternate Form of Material
Microfilm copy available.
Acquisitions Information
Received from Louis C. Karpinski of Winter Haven, Florida, in May 1955.
Sensitive Materials Statement
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The collection is a letter, 25 October 1810, from Martin L. Haynie in St. Francisville, La., to John Ballinger, who was in command at a fort on the present site of Baton Rouge. Haynie discussed his role in stirring up sentiment for revolt against the Spanish among the American inhabitants in the region; a contemplated expedition against the Spanish at Pensacola, Fla.; and his thoughts about a "new republic," which might replace Spanish rule. Haynie also indicated that he would soon travel to Baltimore, his birthplace.

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