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  Minute Book
Author: Kickapoo City Association
Date: August 28, 1854 - October 1, 1858

This minute book documented the founding of the Kickapoo City Association in Leavenworth County and its transactions through October 1, 1858. It contained the association's by-laws. It was a fairly complete example of how a town association conducted business, including surveying the proposed site, acquiring title to the land involved, sale of shares, and efforts to make the town attractive to prospective settlers. Meetings were held on the town site or in Weston, Missouri.

Location of Original: KSHS         Call Number: History--Leavenworth Co, Folder Kickapoo Town Association, #703
Item Number: 100590              Number of images: 1
Keywords: Kickapoo City Association; Kickapoo, Kansas Territory; Land titles; Leavenworth County, Kansas Territory; Minutes; Town companies; Town development; Town promotion; Town shares; Town site speculation
 
 

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