Legal documents -- Illinois
Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:
Account and inventory documents; bills of sale, monetary transactions, and receipts; bonds; contracts; indentures and land transactions; promissory notes; and miscellaneous documents (correspondence, legal documents, etc.)
Contains affidavits; bills of sale, monetary transactions, and receipts; bonds; promissory notes; and miscellaneous papers (will, court settlements, correspondence, list of appointments as constables, diary, business notes, poetry, and other material).
Miscellaneous(5 items): Notarized documents protesting Dr. John White's refusal to honor monetary obligation. 1/16/1819, 3/25/1819. Notartized protest against the Commercial and Rail Road Bank of Vicksburg for refusing to honor a certificate of deposit. 8/20/1839. William H. Rosensteel and Charles Barnitz transfer their traning apparatus patent right to John P. O'Blinis and J. Carpenter. One form filled and signed, the other blank. 9/3/1851.
Copy of House Bill #919, "An act providing for an exhibition and celebration to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the emanciaption of the Negro," but primarily material regarding the sales, deaths, emancipations, etc. of slaves in Illinois, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee, Virginia, and unknown locations.
Miscellaneous(2 items): List of questions to be asked of William Hankin in behalf of the defendent Isaac Pierce. 10/25/1796. Land title #2992 granted by the state of Tennessee to Jacob Tussey. 11/14/1810.