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Charles R. Matheny summons

 Collection — Box: 58
Identifier: MS-SC1011
Scope and Contents Summons for Abraham Lincoln and William G. Jetter to appear as witnesses in Simmons vs Bale on behalf of Bale, written and signed by Matheny and witnessed by Honorable Samuel D. Lockwood, Judge. Filing note and expenses written on back. Dated April 3, 1833.
Dates: Created: April 3, 1833

Sangamon County, Illinois signatures of receipt

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-2
Scope and Contents Lists of people who received the "acts of the legislature" for 1835 and 1836 from Charles R. Matheny. Also short list of those who received them in 1833. Lincoln's name is listed as receiving them but does not appear to be his handwriting.
Dates: Created: 1835 - 1836

Springfield, Illinois tax list

 Collection — Box: 83
Identifier: MS-SC1448-7
Scope and Contents List of Springfield, Illinois taxpayers and amount paid for the 1828 year. Attested to and signed by Charles R. Matheny, Clerk of the Commissioners Court for Sangamon County.
Dates: Created: 1828

William B. Archer papers

 Collection — Box: 2
Identifier: MS-SC35
Scope and Contents Consists of several letters and documents including: one letter of William B. Archer to Charles R. Matheny, January 28, 1826, enclosing a map, survey, and report on a recently established road from Springfield to Paris, Illinois; several Black Hawk War documents (receipts, muster rolls), 1832; an 1833 letter from John M. Robinson concerning land office business and Black Hawk War claims; two letters from Robinson concerning mail routes and a state road from Danville, Illinois to Chicago; five...
Dates: Created: 1826-1856