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FINANCIAL DOCUMENT - 1991.161.45

ARTHUR ST. CLAIR ACKNOWLEDGED HE HAD RECEIVED $115 FROM SAMUEL FINLEY FOR SUPERINTENDING THE SALE OF PUBLIC LANDS. THE ENTIRE DOCUMENT WAS WRITTEN BY ST. CLAIR.

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.46

DOCUMENT ORIGINATED AT THE TREASURY DEPARTMENT AT WASHINGTON AND CONCERNS THE PAYMENT OF $305 TO GOV. ST. CLAIR AS SUPERINTENDENT OF LAND SALES IN OHIO. THE AMOUNT WAS AUTHORIZED BY R. HARRISON, AUDITOR. IT WAS CERTIFIED BY JOHN STEELE, THE COMPTROLLER. IT WAS APPROVED BY ALBERT GALLATIN, SECRETARY OF THE TREASURER. AN ITEMIZED STATEMENT OF ST. CLAIR'S SERVICES IS INCLUDED.

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FINANCIAL DOCUMENT - 1991.161.47

RECEIPT ISSUED BY WINN WINSHIP TO ROHN REILEY FOR $59 FOR THE PURCHASE OF AN IRON CHEST FOR COL. ARMSTRONG

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LETTER - 1991.161.48

ALBERT GALLATIN, SECRETARY OF THE TREASURY, WRITING FROM WASHINGTON TO SAMUEL FINLEY AT CHILLICOTHE AUTHORIZING FINLEY TO PURCHASE AN IRON CHEST FOR THE SAFE KEEPING OF THE PUBLIC MONIES.

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LEGAL DOCUMENT - 1991.161.116

BLANK FORM USED BY TOWNSHIP CONSTABLES WHEN APPREHENDING SOMEONE FOR DEBT

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.49

APPOINTMENT OF TOUISSANT DUBOIS AS A CAPTAIN OF MILITIA IN KNOX COUNTY. THE DOCUMENT WAS SIGNED BY WINTHROP SARGENT, SECRETARY & ACTING GOVERNOR OF THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.50

PROCLAMATION ISSUED BY ATHUR ST. CLAIR, GOVERNOR OF THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY, ERECTING THE COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.51

ORDER FROM GOV. ST. CLAIR TO JEREMIAH McLENE, SHERIFF OF ROSS COUNTY, TO SUMMON MEN IN HIS BAILIWICK TO ENQUIRE INTO THE CHARGE OF MURDER MADE BY ADAM BETZ AGAINST JOHN BOWMAN. THE VICTIM WAS BETZ'S SON, JOHN.

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.52

COMMISSION ISSUED BY GOV. ST. CLAIR TO SAMUEL HUNTINGTON APPOINTING HIM A LIEUTENANT COLONEL COMMANDANT OF THE 1ST REGIMENT OF MILITIA IN THE COUNTY OF TRUMBULL.

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.53

APPOINTMENT OF JOHN GALBRAITH AS RECORDER OF JEFFERSON COUNTY. SIGNED BY CHARLES WILLING BYRD, ACTING GOVERNOR OF THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY

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GOVERNMENT DOCUMENT - 1991.161.54

THE APPOINTMENT OF JOHN GALBRAITH, ESQ. AS DEPUTY POST MASTER OF STEUBENVILLE, JEFFERSON COUNTY, NORTHWEST TERRITORY. IT WAS SIGNED BY THE POST MASTER GENERAL, GIDEON GRANGER AND BEARS THE SEAL OF HIS OFFICE.

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LEGAL DOCUMENT - 1991.161.55

MARRIAGE LICENSE ISSUED BY CHARLES WILLING BYRD, ACTING GOVERNOR OF THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY

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ST. CLAIR, ARTHUR - 1991.161.56 - .80

LETTERS AND MEMORANDA CONCERNING THE EFFORT TO GET ST. CLAIR REMOVED AS GOVERNOR OF THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY. MOST ARE WRITTEN BY THOMAS WORTHINGTON. OTHER CORRESPONDENTS INCLUDE WILIAM GILES, JOHN C. SYMMES, NATHANIEL MASSIE, JOHN MASON, RETURN J. MEIGS, CHARLES WILLING BYRD, AND JOHN SMITH.

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LETTER - 1991.161.65A

RUFUS PUTNAM, WRITING FROM MARIETTA, TO PAUL FEARING AT WASHINGTON CONCERNING THE DIVISION ACT RECENTLY ENACTED BY THE TERRITORIAL LEGISLATURE. HE MENTIONED PLANS TO PETITION CONGRESS IN ITS FAVOR WHICH MAY BE DELAYED. HE TOLD OF THE VIEWS OF THOSE PROTESTING IT. HE RECOMMENDED HAVING THE ACT HEARD IN THE NEXT SESSION OF CONGRESS. HE DISCUSSED THE VIEWS IN OTHER AREAS OF THE TERRITORY.

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LETTER - 1991.161.81

CHARLES WILLING BYRD, WRITING FROM CINCINNATI, TO NATHANIEL MASSIE AT CHILLICOTHE ACKNOWLEDGING THE RECEIPT OF THE CENSUS OF ROSS COUNTY. HE LISTED THE ENUMERATION OF THE COUNTIES HE HAD RECEIVED AND DISCUSSED PERSONAL AND FAMILY AFFAIRS.

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LETTER - 1991.161.82

CHARLES WILLING BYRD, WRITING FROM CINCINNATI, TO NATHANIEL MASSIE AT LEXINGTON, KY, CONCERNING A MR. HUNT "IN PURSUIT OF CLAY OR HIS PROPERTY." BYRD SAID HE WOULD MOVE HIS FURNITURE TO CHILLICOTHE IF THE SEAT OF GOVERNMENT REMAINED THERE. HE QUESTIONED MASSIE ABOUT A CONVERSATION IN THE PRESENCE OF GOV. ST. CLAIR IN WHICH MASSIE WAS DISCREDITED AS A RESULT OF HIS CONDUCT AT AVERY'S TAVERN.

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LETTER - 1991.161.94

THOMAS WORTHINGTON, WRITING FROM WASHINGTON, TO WILLIAM B. GILES CONCERNING THE ELECTION OF DELEGATES TO A CONSTITUTIIONAL CONVENTION & WHERE THE CONVENTION SHOULD BE HELD, I.E., CHILLICOTHE VS. CINCINNATI.

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LETTER - 1991.161.83

CHARLES WILLING BYRD, WRITING FROM CINCINNATI, TO NATHANIEL MASSIE AT LEXINGTON, KY, ASKING MASSIE IF MICHELIMACKINAC WAS IN THE UPPER OR LOWER TERRITORY, INFORMATION HE NEEDED BEFORE PROCEEDING WITH THE CENSUS. HE DISCUSSED A CONSPIRACY BETWEEN PEOPLE IN WASHINGTON & HAMILTON COUNTY DESIGNED TO RETAIN ST. CLAIR IN OFFICE, TO EFFECT A SECOND DIVISION OF THE TERRITORY TO DELAY STATEHOOD, & RETURN THE SEAT OF GOVERNMENT TO CINCINNATI. BYRD WAS UPS ...

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MEMORANDUM - 1991.161.84

THIS APPEARS TO BE A ROUGH DRAFT OF A LETTER WRITTEN BY THOMAS WORTHINGTON IN WHICH HE REFERRED TO THE PROCEEDINGS IN THE HOUSE OF REPESENTATIVES CONCERNING ADMITTING THE NORTHWEST TERRITORY AS A STATE. HE EXPLAINED WHY THE GOVERNMENT UNDER THE ORDINANCE WAS NOT A FAIR ONE BECAUSE OF EXCESSIVE POWER IN THE HANDS OF THE GOVERNOR.

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MEMORANDUM - 1991.161.85

A DRAFT OF THE ENABLING ACT TO ALLOW OHIO TO FORM A STATE GOVERNMENT WRITTEN BY THOMAS WORTHINGTON. INCOMPLETE DOCUMENT

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