Records documenting significant milestones in the formation and early history of Tennessee.
From King George’s Proclamation of 1763 to the earliest purchase of land from Native Americans to the first Constitutions of the State of Tennessee, these are among the most important records from our past. Significant milestones in the formation and early history of the state are presented here for the first time in digital form taken directly from the originals, with full transcription and accompanying historical text. These Landmark Documents are available for citizens and students to search, study, and download. Each item has been transcribed and is accompanied with a historical note in order to provide context and the historical significance of each item.