Bradley University Peoria Historical Society Image Collection (Bradley University)
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Town of Peoria.
Town of Peoria.
TitleTown of Peoria.
Record drawings
DescriptionImage reads: "Town of Peoria on NE Quarter of Section 9 Town 8 North Range 8 East of the 4th Principal Meridian; Water Street 110 feet all the other streets 100 feet; Lots 72 front 180f deep except 10 lots facing N & S on Public Square each 72 feet front 144 deep. I certify that I have admeasured, laid out and surveyed the Town of Peoria as described in the above plot. July 10th 1826; William S. Hamilton, surveyor; Peoria County. State of Illinois-ss; Personally appeared William Holland, Joseph Smith and Nathan Dillon county Commissioners in and for said County before John Dixon. Justice of the Peace for said County and acknowledged that they had laid off the Town of Peoria as described on the within plot for and in behalf of the County of Peoria; Witness my hand and seal this tenth day of July 1826; John Dixon J.P."
PublisherBradley University Library
Format35mm Slide
SourcePHS slide collection
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CollectionPeoria Historical Society Image Collection
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