Receiver’s Office, Receipt, 22 June 1836–B

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No. 7874
LAND OFFICE, , Missouri.
RECEIVER’S OFFICE, June 22nd 1836.
RECEIVED from Joseph Smith Jr. of [blank] county the sum of Ninety eight & 20/100 dollars, being in full for W[est] 1/2 of the s.E. [southeast] 1/4 of section no Twenty two township No. Fifty six ([blank]) north of the base line and west of the fifth principal meridian, range No. Twenty nine containing seventy eight & 56/100 acres, at the rate of $ 125 per acre.
$ 98.20
E M Ryland Receiver. [p. [1]]
<​Silver $98.20​>


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    Manuscript additions in handwriting of E. M. Ryland.  

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    This endorsement, recorded on the verso of the certificate, indicates that payment for the land was made in silver coins.