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Scope and Contents Correspondence, legal documents, receipts, advertising material, stock certificates and political flyers document the career of Chauncy Higbee. The legal partnerships of Higbee and Hays, Higbee and Richardson, Higbee and Wike, and Matthews and Wike are represented. Most of the correspondence is related to legal affairs such as real estate transactions, settlement of accounts, wills and estates. Many deeds, wills, affidavits and depositions. There are some letters from F.M. Higbee, in New York,...
Dates: Created: 1823-1927; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1992
Collection — Box: 67
Scope and Contents Deeds for lands transferred in Pike County, Illinois, 1836-1867.
Dates: Created: 1836 - 1867
Collection — Box: 66
Scope and Contents List of those delinquent with their property taxes in Pike County for 1849, filed by Daniel D. Hicks, Collector on June 3, 1850. April 17, 1850 issue of "The Union" a Pittsfield newspaper listing those delinquent with taxes.
Dates: Created: 1850
Collection — Box: 74
Scope and Contents Account book, 1827-1830, for general stores in Lewistown and Havana. Contains list of items bought by Lewis Ross and amount paid for each. Letters and papers, 1822-1826, mostly concerning elections in Fulton County. One document giving notice of contesting the 1822 Pike County election and listing reasons why. Militia elections for Fulton County, 1826. Letter, 1846, Lewis at Camp Rio Grande, to wife re: Mexican War, food, movements of regiments and family affairs. Account book of Lewis Ross,...
Dates: Created: 1822 - 1846