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The Gayoso House was built in 1842 by Colonel Robertson Topp, and it was later enlarged and embellished in 1857 to become one of the finest hotels in the Mid-South. It was leased to several people before the year 1857. Colonel Topp leased it to a David Cockrell with whom he seems to have had a great deal of trouble. These papers dealing with the Gayoso House contain bills, notes, receipts, specifications, working contracts, correspondence about contracts, papers about law suits, stockholder's papers, architects' agreements, estimates, etc., for the years 1841-1870.

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Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 21 to 40 of 245
PreviewIssue DateTitleAuthor(s)
Gayoso_07_28.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for J.T. Trezevant III-
Gayoso_07_27.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for Calvin Goodman-
Gayoso_07_26.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for J.T. Trezevant II-
Gayoso_07_25_001.jpg.jpg1857-06-27Stock Certificate for G. H. Lincoln-
Gayoso_07_24.pdf.jpg1857-08-15Stock Certificate for William Farris-
Gayoso_07_23.pdf.jpg1840-07-01Stock Certificate for C. Lolland-
Gayoso_07_21_001.jpg.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for S. Wheatley-
Gayoso_07_20.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for H. Anderson-
Gayoso_07_18.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for the estate of B. Hudson-
Gayoso_07_17.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for J.T. Trezevant-
Gayoso_07_16.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for M.S. Vance III-
Gayoso_07_15.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for M.S. Vance II-
Gayoso_07_14.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for M.S. Vance-
Gayoso_07_13.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for Walker Green II-
Gayoso_07_12_001.jpg.jpg1844-07-01Stock Certificate for R.L. Matthis-
Gayoso_07_11.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for G.H. Smith-
Gayoso_07_10.pdf.jpg1843-07-01Stock Certificate for Walker Green-
Gayoso_07_09_001.jpg.jpg1850-05-06Letter from E. Hickman to Robertson Topp-
Gayoso_07_08_001.jpg.jpg1851-01-01Letter from Robertson Topp to Alexander-
Gayoso_07_06_001.jpg.jpg1852-11-17Receipt from C.W. Alexander to Robertson Topp-
Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 21 to 40 of 245


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