Petition from Phineas R. Bird and Others, 8 April 1842
, Charles McGary, Matthew Mansfield, Peter Melling, , Joseph Remington, Merrit Reckwell, , H T Chipman, Judson Stoddard, Jonathan O Duke, and Billa Dickson, Petition, , Hancock Co., IL, to Nauvoo City Council, 8 Apr. 1842; handwriting of ; signatures of petitioners; endorsement in handwriting of ; one page; Nauvoo, IL, Records, 1841–1845, CHL.
April 8th 1842 Illinois
The Honerable City Council. We the undersigned pray your honerable body that there may be a bridge erected on Carlin Street at the junction of Joseph Street across the ravine which obstructs the passage of said street— which will oblige the undersigned. For which we Ever pray