Joel Manning to Ozias M. Hatch

Title

Joel Manning to Ozias M. Hatch

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Date

1863-04-25

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

pdf

Language

en

Identifier

506673

Transcription

Illinois & Michigan Canal Office,

Lockport, April 25 1863

Hon O. M. Hatch

Secry. of State

Springfield

Sir

I have Received yours of the 13th inst. I send enclosed four fifty cent stamps which I request you to affix to the following Certificates to wit

Heirs of Sheldon Cadwell

Elijah Rice

Timothy Conden

Heirs of Peter Malley

which you kindly offered to do

In refference to stamps upon Patents for lands issued by the Governor Will you please ascertain


what will be considered a proper cancelling thereof and get the Governor to authorise me to do it so that the patentees can have the stamps affixed if the wish at their own expense I know of some who want it done in that way. Please advise me on that subject

Yours Truly

Joel Manning


File M

Joel Manning

Ills & Michigan Canal Office

Lockport April 25 1863

Sends enclosed four fifty cent stamps - which he desires to be affixed to following certificates.

Heirs of Sheldon Cadwell, Elijah Rice, Timothy Conden Heirs of Peter Modey, which you kindly offered to do. In refference to stamps on patents for lands wishes to know what will be considered proper cancelling thereof - also wishes authority from the Governor to do it.

File

Recd Ex O. May 6th 1863.

Status

Complete

Percent Completed

100

Weight

20

Original Format

3

Citation

“Joel Manning to Ozias M. Hatch,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed April 6, 2020, http://chroniclingillinois.org/items/show/6586.