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John K. Kane professional papers, 1817-1851

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains letters, the majority of which are sent to John K. Kane in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; legal documents, including those dealing with Dr. Robert Patterson's bond and mortgage, the Julia Taylor estate, and Girard Bank; and promissory notes, protests of promissory notes, and protests of non-payment of promissory notes. Materials date from between 1817 and 1851.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1817-1851

George M. Dallas letter to [John K. Kane], 1828-1829

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 4
Scope and Contents Contend include: Letter from George M. Dallas to [John K. Kane], asking Kane to begin with his duties, dated December 27, 1828; Certificate of Appointment of John K. Kane as Attorney and Solicitor for the Mayor, Aldermen and citizens of Philadelphia, signed by George M. Dallas, mayor of Philadelphia, dated January 1, 1829.
Dates: 1828-1829

William D. Taylor letter to John K. Kane, 1833 February 28

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 5
Scope and Contents Letter from William D. Taylor to John K. Kane, while in Philadelphia, sending the papers “executed and authenticated” (not there), also instructs Kane to keep “the money,” if “obtained,” in Philadelphia banks, dated February 28, 1833.
Dates: 1833 February 28

John K. Kane memorandum, 1833 March 12

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 6
Scope and Contents Memorandum, written and signed by John K. Kane, as a trustee of Mrs. Julia D. Taylor’s (sister of Jane D. Kane) inheritance from Mr. Leiper (her father) he is authorizing her husband to draw on the interest of the inheritance, dated March 12, 1833.
Dates: 1833 March 12

Robert Patterson documents, 1839-1840

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 7
Scope and Contents Documents and letters relating to the Commercial Bank of Manchester v. Robert Patterson, dated December 7, 1839 - August 13, 1840.
Dates: 1839-1840

Office of the Attorney General letter, 1846 January 28

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 8
Scope and Contents Letter from the Office of the Attorney General, deals with the case of the Commonwealth v. Francis Bates, Amos W. Muzzey, dated January 28, 1846.
Dates: 1846 January 28

John K. Kane letters, 1846 July 8

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 9
Scope and Contents A series of copied letters from John K. Kane to J.M. Read, M.S. Blackman, Kelley, Wharton, and John Hickman, all of them seem to relate to Kane’s retirement from the position of Attorney General, dated July 8, 1846.
Dates: 1846 July 8

John K. Kane letter to [Petty Vaughan], 1846 July 11

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 10
Scope and Contents Letter from John K. Kane to [Petty Vaughan], has not had the satisfaction of meeting with General Cadwalader although he did send formal transfers of the various mortgages for inspection, dated July 11, 1846.
Dates: 1846 July 11

John K. Kane’s notes, approximately 1851 January

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 11
Scope and Contents Notes of a court case in John K. Kane’s courtroom dealing with a woman, Hannah Dellam, and her son, Dick, [a mulatto woman; case is to decide if she should be free or a slave?], approximately January [1851?].
Dates: approximately 1851 January

Robert M. Patterson envelope, 1833 April 21

 Item — Box: 7, Folder: 2
Identifier: Vault MSS 792 Series 1 Sub-Series 4 Item 1
Scope and Contents Paper envelope in which papers were contained, labeled “Dr. Patterson’s Bond and Mortgage for $7240.94 to Dr. Janeway, as trustee for Mrs. H.H. Patterson, dated April 21, 1833. (with explanatory papers).”
Dates: 1833 April 21