Land Correspondence, 1883-1889 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 2/2/9
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
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Description: Land Correspondence between Charles E. Baker, Beatrice, Nebraska, agent for mortgage brokers Burnham, Trevett and Mattis, and Regent Selim H. Peabody and business manager Samuel W. Shattuck concerning the sale of university lands, contract terms and modifications, purchase proposals and offers, land price trends, crops, rentals and leases, ejection of squatters (6/25/84), Nebraska law. collections, assignments, taxes and tax sales, railroad condemnation suits, intercession for delinquents, mortgagors, legal rights and the university's need for money.