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Northern Pacific Railroad Company Homestead Indenture Document, Dakota Territory, 1879 by Northern Pacific Railroad Company

Northern Pacific Railroad Company Homestead Indenture Document, Dakota Territory, 1879

by Northern Pacific Railroad Company

Publication: Privately printed, 1879, New York

13 3/4" x 8 1/2" sheet, 4 panels, folds to 8 1/2" x 3 1/2" deed Dakota Territory, 1879 To William Adams of Thomaston, Maine for 160 Acres in Barnes County, Dakota Territory In Consideration of $525.00; New York: Northern Pacific Railroad / State Of New York, 1879. Document. Folio Document, measuring 8.5" x 13.75;" Partly printed document, four pages, with embossed seals of the State of New York, the Territory of Dakota and the Northern Pacific Railroad Company, signed by Charles Barstow Wright, President, Northern Pacific Railroad, & George Follett, New York Commissioner of Deeds; This land was granted to the Railroad by "An Act Granting Lands to aid in the Construction of a Railroad and Telegraph Line from Lake Superior to Puget Sound on the Pacific Coast By the Northern Route," July 2, 1864. Very good copy.

Inventory Number: 41359

$250.00