Creator

Date Original

1836 February 17

Description

This is a receipt for purchase of land in Hempstead County by William McElroy.

Transcription

[Side 1] Receiver's Office at Washington AR
February 17th 1836
Received from William McElroy of Hempstead
Co. Ar the sum of Fifty dollars and
______ cents, being in full payment for the Southwest corner of the Southwest quarter
of Section No. Thirty-two in Township No. Twelve South of Range
No. twenty six west, containing Forty acres
at $1.25 cents per acre
D.L. Wittin(?) Receiver [Side 2] D.L. Witten
[illegible]
Wm McElroy
9 ft high(?)
11 ft high(?)

Physical Description

Document, 8" x 4.5"

Subjects

Land

Geographical Area

Hempstead County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0113.0036

Resource Type

Image

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Receipt for land purchase, William McElroy, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of images held by the Arkansas State Archives without prior written permission is prohibited. For information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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United States History

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