Pay Order to Nauvoo City Treasurer for Alanson Ripley, 19 May 1842

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The of the City of , will pay or Order, Twenty four Dollars, which was this day allowed him by the City Council, for surveying the Burying Grounds, this order to be signed by the Mayor before presentation for payment.
May 19th. 1842.
Joseph Smith
, Recorder. [p. [1]]
<Filed May 31. 1842> [p. [2]]


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    Ripley presented a claim to the Nauvoo City Council on 19 May 1842, which was allowed and this order written. The transaction was recorded in the Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger on 31 May 1842. (Claim from Alanson Ripley, 18 May 1842; Nauvoo City Council Rough Minute Book, Jan.–Nov. 1842, 29; Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger, 48.)  

    Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger, 1842–1845. Nauvoo, IL, Records, 1841–1845. CHL. MS 16800.

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    Signature of JS.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of Willard Richards.