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1860 Sheriff’s Certificate—N. Oakes vs. Presbyterian Church

Sheriff’s Certificate, describing Sheriff Edmund Harrison’s posting of a specific lot of land for sale (block 86, lot 8, the northwest corner of Market St. and Clinton St.) in November, 1859. An added portion, written by N. Oakes and dated August 9, 1860, describes his selling of title and right to the property to John C. Culbertson. A final portion, written by John C. Culbertson and dated August 21, 1860, describes his releasing of title and right to the property to the First Presbyterian Church.

Citation

Harrison, Edgar et al., “1860 Sheriff’s Certificate—N. Oakes vs. Presbyterian Church,” Iowa City Public Library, accessed November 21, 2017, http://history.icpl.org/items/show/2060.