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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 http://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc for more information about this project.
Rights Management Statementhttp://images.library.uiuc.edu/projects/tdc/conditions.htm
Resource Identifiermch0225; IL MCLEAN AGR WAL - Figure 2:2, p. 18
CONTENTdm file name671461632002_mch0225.jpg
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