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Hamilton County road petition 1850

Farley, Levi (creator.).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S2497 (Text) 00000106547615 Manuscripts Available -

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General Note: No further additions are expected.
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Robert Hawley.
Levi Farley wrote this petition and signed the single paper. Mr. Farley was appointed U.S. postmaster at Noblesville, Hamilton County, Indiana, on October 5, 1866. He died on May 15, 1894, and is buried in Crownland Cemetery, Noblesville.
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
S2497: Hamilton County road petition, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2016/8/11 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
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This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This xeroxed copy of a single 8 x 12 1/2" paper was handwritten by Levi Farley. The document is dated January 8, 1850, and directed to the Auditors Office. The first statement is: "Whereas a petition was duly presented to the County Board of Commissioners of Hamilton County at their September 1849 [meeting} praying a road to be located in Adams Township said County of Hamilton." A description of the location for the road follows. The road was to be thirty feet wide.
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S2497: Hamilton County road petition, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Levi Farley wrote this petition and signed the single paper. Mr. Farley was appointed U.S. postmaster at Noblesville, Hamilton County, Indiana, on October 5, 1866. He died on May 15, 1894, and is buried in Crownland Cemetery, Noblesville.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Robert Hawley.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Roads Design and construction
Hamilton County (Ind.)
Genre: Petitions.
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