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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Henry Raguet Family Papers, 1786-1935



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Raguet (Family : Raguet, Henry, 1796-1877)
Title: Henry Raguet family papers
Dates: 1786-1935
Abstract: Business and personal papers of Henry Raguet (1796-1877), his family and associates, located in Nacogdoches, Texas, from 1833 to 1873.
Identification: urn:taro:utexas.cah.00017
Extent: 44.33 linear feet
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Henry Raguet (1796-1877), merchant, banker, lawyer, and land speculator, was born in Bucks County, Pennsylvania, served in the War of 1812, and later was a businessman in Cincinnati, Ohio, until he visited Texas in 1833 with Sam Houston and John M. Durst.

Raguet moved with his family in 1833 to Nacogdoches, Texas, where he was appointed, December 10, 1835, as treasurer of the Nacogdoches Committee of Vigilance and Safety and later served as postmaster from 1837 to 1852. He moved finally to Marshall, Texas, in 1873.

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Scope and Contents

Papers relate to activities of Henry Raguet while director of the Bank of the United States in Cincinnati, Ohio; as member of the mercantile firm of Logan & Raguet in Nacogdoches; as treasurer of the Nacogdoches Committee of Vigilance and Safety, and as postmaster of Nacogdoches.

Other materials relate to Charles M. Raguet and the Texas Land Agency; the firm of Raguet & Gregg as successors to the Texas Land Agency; business and political papers of James H. Starr, Amory R. Starr, and Robert A. Irion.

Correspondence includes letters from Sam Houston to Anna W. Raguet, (daughter of Henry Raguet), whom he sought to marry, but without success.

Papers relate topically to agriculture, commerce, genealogy, government, military affairs, politics, and social affairs.

Contents include correspondence, letter presses, diaries, daybooks, ledgers, journals, memoranda books, field notes, deeds, abstracts of titles, plats, receipts, legal documents, military papers, muster rolls, literary productions, broadsides, pamphlets, and clippings.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Houston, Sam, 1793-1863.
Irion, Anna Raguet, 1819-1883
Irion, Robert A. (Robert Anderson), 1804-1861
Raguet, Henry, 1796-1877
Rusk, Thomas J. (Thomas Jefferson), 1803-1857
Starr, Amory R.
Starr, James Harper, 1809-1890
Corporate Names
Logan & Raguet (Firm)
Nacogdoches Committee of Vigilance and Safety
Raguet & Gregg (Firm)
Subjects
Land titles
Revolution (Texas : 1835-1836)
Places
Nacogdoches
Texas

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Related Materials

James R. and Ewing B. Irion: Houston - Anna Raguet Papers, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Sam Houston Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Henry Raguet Family Papers, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Accession Number(s)

1965-001; 1965-063

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Inventory

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2F379 [SRH1230007403] Real estate broadsides
Broadsides
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2.325/D20b [SRH1230000662] Oversize broadsides
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2F380 [SRH1230007413] Business and legal papers
1786-1835
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2F381 [SRH1230007423] 1836-1839
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2F382 [SRH1230006959] 1840-1844
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2F383 [SRH1230007424] 1845-1848
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2F384 [SRH1230007425] 1849-1851
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2F385 [SRH1230007414] 1852-1853
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2F386 [SRH1230007404] 1854-1855
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2F387 [SRH1230007415] 1855-1856
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2F388 [SRH1230006949] 1857-1858
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2F389 [SRH1230007426] 1859-1860
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2F390 [SRH1230007427] 1860-1866
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2F391 [SRH1230007416] 1867-1869
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2F392 [SRH1230007405] 1870-1871
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2F393 [SRH1230007395] 1872-1873
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2F394 [SRH1230006950] 1873-1874
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2F395 [SRH1230007387] 1875-1876
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2F396 [SRH1230007386] 1876-1877
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2F397 [SRH1230007396] 1877-1878
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2F398 [SRH1230007385] 1878-1879
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2F399 [SRH1230007406] 1879-1880
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2F400 [SRH1230006960] 1880
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2F401 [SRH1230007398] 1881
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2F402 [SRH1230007407] 1881-1882
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2F403 [SRH1230007417] 1882-1883
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2F404 [SRH1230007388] 1883
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2F405 [SRH1230007397] 1883
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2F406 [SRH1230006961] 1883-1884
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2F407 [SRH1230007419] 1885-1886
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2F408 [SRH1230007429] 1886-1887
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2F409 [SRH1230007428] 1888-1889
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2F410 [SRH1230007418] 1889-1890
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2F411 [SRH1230007408] 1890-1891
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2F412 [SRH1230006951] 1891-1892
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2F413 [SRH1230007430] 1893-1894
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2F414 [SRH1230007420] 1895-1896
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2F415 [SRH1230007409] 1896-1897
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2F416 [SRH1230007431] 1898-1900
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2F417 [SRH1230007421] 1900-1901
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2F418 [SRH1230007384] 1902, 1904
Field notes
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2F419 [SRH1230007454] Field notes
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2F420 [SRH1230007455] Field notes
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2F421 [SRH1230007456] Field notes
Court cases
Miscellaneous
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2F422 [SRH1230007457] Abstracts of title
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2F423 [SRH1230007458] Abstracts of title
Plats
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2F424 [SRH1230007459] Plats
Check book
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2L161 [SRH1230009519] 1786 - August 1935
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2L162 [SRH1230009509] September 1835-1836
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2L163 [SRH1230009499] 1837-1896
undated
Miscellany
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2F425 [SRH1230007460] Cash book, 1869-1870
Account books
1849-1851
1852-1854
1868-1878
Receipt book number 2, 1836
Rent book, 1850
Memoranda book
Bank deposit book, 1915-1920
Memo book of W. G. Logan, 1835
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2F426 [SRH1230007461] Blotter book, 1883-1884
Estimate book, 1882
Cash books, 1871-1874, 1882
Claim book, 1869-1872
Account book, 1871-1872
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2F427 [SRH1230007462] Blotter book, number 1, 1896-1899
Account books, 1890, 1890-1891
Bills, 1884-1885, 1885-1889, 1900-1902
Cash book, 1890
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2F428 [SRH1230007463] Blotter, 1903-1906, 1906-1909
Cash book, 1906
Legal documents
1903
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2F429 [SRH1230007464] 1904
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2F430 [SRH1230007465] 1905-1906
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2F431 [SRH1230007466] 1906-1908
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2F432 [SRH1230007467] 1909-1910
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2F433 [SRH1230007468] 1911-1912
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2F434 [SRH1230007469] 1913-1915
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2F435 [SRH1230007470] 1916-1923
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2F436 [SRH1230007471] Clippings
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2F437 [SRH1230007472] Correspondence
1817-1839
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2F438 [SRH1230007473] 1840-1856
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2F439 [SRH1230007474] 1857-1882
Letterpresses, 1870-1882
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2F440 [SRH1230007475] Correspondence
1870-1886
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2F441 [SRH1230007476] 1887-1896
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2F442 [SRH1230007477] 1897-1901
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2F443 [SRH1230007478] 1902-1908, 1915
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2F444 [SRH1230007479] Proceedings and muster rolls
Condy Raguet, muster roll of his company in the Confederacy
Pamphlets, diaries and memoranda books
Literary productions
Daybook, 1851-1852, 1881-1884
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4K1 Ledger, 1848-1855
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4K2 Ledger, 1844-1848
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4K3 Journal, 1851-1855
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4K4 Journal, January 1, 1848 - October 28, 1851
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4K5 Land plats
Land book, 1850
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4K6 Ledger, 1924-1925
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4K7 Letterpress
February 1882 - January 1883
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4K8 August 10, 1869 - January 24, 1871
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4K9 August 4, 1869 - July 30, 1871
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4K10 August 2, 1871 - October 2, 1872
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4K11 September 16, 1881 - February 17, 1882
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4K12 February 2 - July 31, 1883
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4K13 January 1877 - December 1880
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4K14 May 17, 1878 - May 10, 1880
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4K15 August 1, 1883 - June 6, 1891
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4K16 July 15, 1884 - May 27, 1886
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4K17 1885-1893
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4K18 December 6, 1887 - December 15, 1888
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4K19 June 1901 - August 1903
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4K20 1879-1880
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4K21 April 1 - August 30, 1879
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4K22 1880
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4K23 Journals
July 1, 1854 - March 14, 1855
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4K24 October 17, 1866 - September 1869
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4K25 January 2, 1871 - May 28, 1874
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4K26 1882-1886
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4K27 1886
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4K28 1892-1893
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4K29 February 18, 1895 - January 28, 1901
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4K30 1901-1907
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4K31 January 1907 - 1910
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4K32 1910-1912
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4K33 Land book, July 15, 1870 - April 26, 1879
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4K34 Trial balance, 1903-1907
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4K35 Ledgers
1868-1870
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4K36 January 1, 1871 - June 26, 1874
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4K37 1873-1878
Index to ledger number 1
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4K38 1878-1883
Index to ledger number 2
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4K39 1884-1886
Index to ledger number 3
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4K40 1891-1894
Index to ledger number 4
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4K41 1895-1898
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4K42 1899-1902
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4K43 1902-1903
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4K44 Letterpress
1882, 1887, 1893-1895
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4K45 July 8, 1880 - January 18, 1881
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4K46 January 9 - April 30, 1881
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4K47 May 1 - September 16, 1881
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4K48 September 27, 1881 - February 15, 1882
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4K49 February 16 - August 11, 1882
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4K50 August 12, 1882 - January 31, 1883
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4K51 February 1 - May 15, 1883
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4K52 May 16 - September 24, 1883
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4K53 September 25, 1883 - March 3, 1884
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4K54 March 4 - October 31, 1884
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4K55 November 1, 1884 - May 18, 1885
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4K56 May 19, 1885 - March 5, 1886
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4K57 March 6, 1886 - February 5, 1887
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4K58 February 7 - November 2, 1887
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4K59 November 3, 1887 - August 14, 1888
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4K60 August 14, 1888 - March 19, 1889
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4K61 March 20 - December 14, 1889
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4K62 December 16, 1889 - November 1, 1890
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4K63 November 3, 1890 - July 15, 1891
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4K64 August 8 - December 12, 1891
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4K65 December 14, 1891 - March 29, 1892
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4K66 Record of acknowledgments, 1881-1892
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4K67 Record of acknowledgments, 1899-1917
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4K68 Survey book, May 14, 1885 - March 5, 1886
Trial balance, 1896-1902
Maps
H. W. Raguet notebooks
Memoranda book
Index
Memoranda book, Amory R. Starr
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4K69 Letterpress, 1880, 1882
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4K70 Collection register, 1900
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4K71 Corporation record, May 30, 1901 - May 24, 1909
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4K72 Letterpress
May 17, 1897 - January 31, 1898
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4K73 February 1 - December 31, 1898
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4K74 August 6, 1901 - November 8, 1902
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4K75 July 3, 1902 - November 17, 1904
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4K76 1905
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4K83 Docket "E"
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4K84 Index to Docket "E"
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4K85 Collection register, 1882-1883
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4K86 Time book, July 1 - December 31, 1901
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4K87 Docket "D", December 1874 - July 1890
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4K88 Account book, September 1, 1869 - December 1870
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4K89 Assessment book
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4K90 Letterpress
March 1 - August 23, 1892
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4K91 August 24, 1892 - January 16, 1893
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4K92 January 17 - December 16, 1893
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4K93 December 18, 1893 - January 26, 1895
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4K94 February 18 - November 5, 1895
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4K95 November 6, 1895 - July 20, 1896
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4K96 July 21, 1896 - May 16, 1897
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4K97 January 2 - December 30, 1899
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4K98 January 1 - November 6, 1900
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4K99 November 7, 1900 - June 21, 1901
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4K100 June 22, 1901 - May 24, 1902
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4K101 July 5, 1902 - December 31, 1903
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4K102 May 26, 1902 - May 9, 1903
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4K103 Notes register, 1895-1911
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4K104 Index to tax book number 3, 1879-1881
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4K105 Tax book, 1878
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4K106 Tax book, May 1, 1880 - May 26, 1885
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4K107 Tax book number 5, 1885-1889
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4K108 Tax book number 1, 1895-1908
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4N8a Amory R. Starr, tax book number 3, 1879-1881
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4K109 Drafts, 1913
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2R156 [SRH1230011332] Calendar of the papers of Henry Raguet, 1786-1837
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3S191 [SRH1230021910] Land related affidavits, bills of sale, receipts, correspondence, field notes, general documents
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3S194 [SRH1230021915] Land related affidavits, bills of sale, receipts, correspondence, field notes, general documents
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OD1199 Oversized drawings

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