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Allin Deed
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TitleAllin Deed
DescriptionA note housed with original and correspondence related to the donation reads: "Received from Mrs. Al Herbert of Independence, Missouri in 1993, Mrs. Herbert's husband was a great relative of James Allin. This propoerty was located on Mason Street near the old train station. This quick-claim deed was executed to resolve a dispute with Mr. Allin on the question of who owned the first site that Illinois Wesleyan would have occupied. (See Watson, p. 54, first paragraph)
"Allin came to Blooming Grove in 1829 to open a store and was instrumental in the development of early Bloomington.
"Recorded by Carl Teichman, Assistant to the President, October 8, 1993"
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SubjectLaw & legal affairs
CreatorAllin, James
PublisherThe Ames Library, Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington Illinois, 61701.
Record Group1-1/1 : IWU Charters
RightsIllinois Wesleyan University retains the rights to this material. Permission to reproduce these images must be granted by IWU. Contact or 309-556-1535 for more information
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Collection NameIWU Historical Collections (Illinois Wesleyan University)
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