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Acquisition of property

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Peter Courtney indenture

Identifier: MSS-0363
Overview Handwritten indenture document, dated 1 January 1704, by which Peter Courtney of Middlesex County, England, leased a property, "Eagle Hollow" or "Parks Suggs," to Samuel Rogers of Cornwall County, England.
Dates: 1704 January 1

Lou Wright Letter, 1867 October 4

 File — Box 4267.001: [1005680107], Folder: 34
Scope and Contents This file contains a letter from Lou Wright of Logansport, Indiana, to John G. Lenny(?) of Madison, Indiana, discussing a contract between Wright and two other people, Colby and Mrs. Emerson. Wright explains that Mrs. Emerson has requested payment outside the plan arranged within the contract for property Wright had purchased. He asks that Lenny speak with Mrs. Emerson and explain what he can and is willing to pay. Wright ends the letter, saying, "The letter of Mrs. Emerson was written by a...
Dates: 1867 October 4

St. John family papers

Identifier: MSS-1330
Overview Legal papers related to property, as well as personal and business letters
Dates: 1852-1907

Timothy Pickering Letter, 1783 December 1

 File — Box 4256.001: [1005697219], Folder: 1
Scope and Contents This file contains a single letter from Quartermaster General Timothy Pickering to New York Governor George Clinton (1739-1812) concerning the disposition of property on which the British Army had erected barracks and other structures during its occupation of New York City from 1776 to 1783. Pickering argued that claims for compensation by the previous owners were inadmissible, since they were hardly the only property owners to suffer damages at the hands of the British. The file also includes...
Dates: 1783 December 1

Will R. Thorpe Letters, 1905

 File — Box 4267.002: [1005680108], Folder: 10
Scope and Contents This file contains letters to Will R. Thorpe of Milton Junction, Wisconsin, from F. C. Buten of Chicago, Illinois, concerning the sale of some property of Buten's.
Dates: 1905