Pay Order to Nauvoo City Treasurer for James Sloan, 12 July 1842

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The of the City of , will pay the City Recorder, Fifty Dollars, out of the Funds in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, which Sum was this day allowed him <​by the City Council​> in part pay for his Services in the present year.—
Joseph Smith
July 12th. 1842.
, Recorder.— [p. [1]]
<​ Entered— July 26th. 1842​> [p. [2]]


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    Sloan presented a claim to the Nauvoo City Council on 12 July 1842, which was allowed and this order written. The transaction was recorded in the Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger on 26 July 1842. (Claim from James Sloan, 9 Jul. 1842; Nauvoo City Council Rough Minute Book, Jan.–Nov. 1842, 36; Nauvoo City Treasury Ledger, 52.)  

    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.