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Land Warrant
Land Warrant
Resource Typeimage
TitleLand Warrant
Coverage / Year1835
DescriptionRichard Baldridge used land warrants, similar to this title, to purchase his McLean County farm.
InterpretationRichard Baldridge signed a similar document when he purchased land in White Oak Township in 1852 after traveling with his wife to McLean County from Ohio.
Lesson Plans / ThemesHow we learn about communities; Communities and Geography; American Communities in History
Learning Standards15 Economics; 16 History; 18 Social systems
Author or CreatorMcLean County Historical Society, Bloomington, Ill.
Other ContributorsWalters, William D, Jr., 1942-
Source'The Heart of the Cornbelt: An Illustrated History of Corn Farming in McLean County,' by William D. Walters Jr.; ISBN 0-943788-15-3 (1997)
Subject / KeywordsMcLean County, Illinois; Land;
Collection PublisherMcLean County Museum of History
Further InformationFor any further information related to this record, please contact the Collection Publisher. See for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statement
Resource Identifiermch0225; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 2:2, p. 18
CONTENTdm file name671461632002_mch0225.jpg
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