Petition from E. Thompson and Others, 14 May 1842

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City of May 14 1842
To His Honour the Mayor, Aldermen and Councillors of the City of
A Petition to against <​Hotchkiss street​> Street <​from White to Winchester street​> <​from Arlington St​> being opened until fall on account of having been at considerable expence to fence, plough &c to raise a crop this year and by opening said street would cause great inconvenience and loss & your petitioners would therefore humbly pray that your honourable body will not pass a Law to open said street at present and your petitioners as in duty bound will ever Pray
P S The above street lies in Lots No. 60 & 61 known as Kimballs addition to
E Thompson Levi Stewart
H[ugh] Herringshaw Uriah Driggs
H Denison Ralph Bachenhead
John Parry C W Null
Benjamen Taylor Uriah Curtis
Thomas Jones Wm Field
David Wood
Edward Thompson Francis Homes
T. W. Treats
C H Hales
John Haven James G. Culbertson
Jacob Peart A J Clother
Nicholas Robson Robert Culbertson
Abraham Washburn Geo. W. Crouse
John E Royce Nathaniel Jennings
Jackson Goodale
Francis Clark Oliver Myers
Samuel Hodge
James Sharp
Lorenzo D Driggs
<​The Petn was rejected, agst which this remonstrance was got up. May 14th. 1842.—​> [p. [1]]
Petn of Thos J. Brandon & others to have Hotchkiss Street opened.— [p. [2]]


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    Insertion in handwriting of Hugh Herringshaw.  

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    Insertion in handwriting of Hugh Herringshaw.  

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    Signatures of petitioners.  

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    Endorsement in handwriting of James Sloan.  

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    Docket in handwriting of James Sloan.