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Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Capitol Railway Company (Springfield, Illinois) records

 Collection — Box 83
Identifier: MS-SC1452
Scope and Contents Schedule of property subject to taxation by Sangamon County. Yearly list of taxable property and statement certifying the correctness of the list. The 1870 statement lists 1 1/2 miles of track and 4 cars. 1866-1868 signed by Amos W. French. 1869 signed by A. Starne. 1870-1871 signed by Jesse K. Dubois. 1872 signed by John T. Stuart
Dates: Created: 1866 - 1872

John Tillson papers

 Collection — Box 90
Identifier: MS-SC1542
Scope and Contents Journal, 1820, kept on a journey from Boston to Illinois and eastern Missouri. Copies of letters sent to stock holders and clients regarding Illinois land titles and company business with references to the Illinois State Bank, Internal Improvements Act of 1837, New Revenue Bill of 1839, Wabash and Erie Canal, and the Alton, Wabash and Erie Railroad. Letters to Ninian Edwards, Philander Chase, John Palmer, Stephen T. Logan, and Orville H. Browning. Approximately 460 letters. Also has Tillson's...
Dates: Created: 1833 - 1842

Menard County, Illinois Assessor's book

 Collection — Box 59
Identifier: MS-SC1031
Scope and Contents List of property owners with number of acres or lots, description of location, township, value per acre and total value of land. Also lists the number of mules, horses or mares, cattle, servants of color, clocks, watches, carriages, wagons or carts owned. Amount of money in loans, stock, value of other personal proper, total value of personal property and grand total. Assessment for Abraham Lincoln property in Huron, Ill. Oath to be administered by assessor to assessee written in front of...
Dates: Created: 1841

Montebello, Illinois tax order to raise soldiers

 Collection — Box 61
Identifier: MS-SC1064
Scope and Contents Handwritten copy of Montebello, Hancock County, Illinois order for an increase in property tax to raise a bounty for soldiers. Agreed to give $300.00 to anyone joining the army to fight the war. Copied for publication by the town clerk, D.W. Harris.
Dates: Created: October 15, 1864

Morgan County, Illinois records

 Collection — Box 61
Identifier: MS-SC1073
Scope and Contents Sheriff's book of tax money received for six months prior to Dec. 1827. 14 pages. An act to provide for the erection of a county court house and jail, undated. 1 page. Roll of men from Morgan County mustering into the Army for 3 years, approved and signed by Colonel Pitcairn Morrison, 8th U.S. Infantry.
Dates: Created: 1827, 1861, undated.

Pike County, Illinois delinquent tax list

 Collection — Box 66
Identifier: MS-SC1176
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

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

Thomas Vennum receipt

 Collection — Box 93
Identifier: MS-SC1591
Scope and Contents Receipt for income tax paid in the 7th district of Illinois on income of $4,521.20 at 5% and one gold watch. Signed by W.F. Hill, Deputy Collector.
Dates: Created: May 24, 1869