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East Abilene Town Company records

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Date: 1887-1900

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Kansas Town & Land Company Coll. #130, Box 109

Unit ID: 307371

Summary: The East Abilene Town Company was organized and incorporated in 1887 with L. A. Bigger of Hutchinson, Kansas as its president. M. A. Low was principal stockholder. The company originally purchased 445 acres of land which was platted into the first addition of the Kansas Town and Land Company to Abilene, Kansas. Mr. Bigger was also President of the Reno Town Company in which the Kansas Town and Land Company owned controlling interest. Materials include the company charter and bylaws, director's minutes, general correspondence, leases and land contracts, treasurer's statements and expense accounts, tax lists and certificates, legal documents, and ledger books.

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Title (Main title): East Abilene Town Company records

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  1. Folder 1. Company charter and bylaws
  2. Folder 2. Director's meeting minutes
  3. Folder 3. General correspondence
  4. Folder 4. Leases
  5. Folder 5. Land contracts
  6. Folder 6. Land contracts
  7. Folder 7. Land contracts
  8. Folder 8. Treasurer's statements
  9. Folder 9. Expense accounts
  10. Folder 10. Tax lists
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