Lescher, John J. Land Purchase, 1859-1864 | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Scope and Contents: This document concerns the auction of 72 acres in Wabash County, Ill., which was mortgaged by Stephen C. Golden on Apr. 11, 1859, and foreclosed by John J. Lescher on Mar. 28, 1864. The sale, for $272.52, was recorded at the court house in Mount Carmel on May 23, 1864.