Land lottery ticket for Massachusetts

Land lottery ticket for Massachusetts

Dates: 1786

Photocopy of a printed and signed Land-Lottery ticket issued by the state of Massachusetts. "This ticket entitles the Bearer to the Lot or Tract of Land drawn by the Number therof, pursuant to an Act of the General Court, rafled the Ninth Day of November, 1786." The item was signed by Rufus Putnam and Leon Jarvis.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.01 linear ft.) : 1 p.
  • Creator: Massachusetts. General Court
  • Call Number: MSS 1113
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Initial citation: MSS 1113; Land lottery ticket for Massachusetts; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1113, LTPSC.
Subject Terms
Business, Industry, Labor, and Commerce; Economics and Banking; Land grants--Massachusetts--History; Lotteries--Massachusetts--History; Massachusetts--History--1775-1865
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19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Land lottery ticket for Massachusetts
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-04-13T04:08-0600
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