Pay Order to Nauvoo City Treasurer for Ebenezer Robinson, 6 June 1842

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The of the City of , will pay Fifty two Dollars and fifty Cents, which Sum was allowed him by the City Council on the fifteenth day of January last.— This order to be signed by the Mayor before presentation for payment.—
June 6th. 1842. (.)
Joseph Smith Mayer
, Recorder. [p. [1]]
<Filed June 18th. 1842> [p. [2]]


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    Robinson presented a claim to the Nauvoo City Council on 15 January 1842, which was allowed and this order written. The transaction was recorded in the Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger on 18 June 1842. (Statement of Account from Ebenezer Robinson, ca. 15 Jan. 1842; Nauvoo City Council Rough Minute Book, Jan.–Nov. 1842, 6; Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger, 60.)  

    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 William Clayton.