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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This document, dated May 15, 1861, is a land patent for a tract of 160 acres of land in Bourbon County Kansas signed to John F. Boshe by William Osborn Stoddard, the recorder of the General Land Office, on behalf of President Abraham Lincoln. The document bears the image of a United States flag in the upper left corner of the page and contains the seal of the United States President in the lower left corner. The patent was recorded on November 16, 1878.
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Mississippi State University Libraries, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Original Manuscript Collection, Series 6: Oversized Materials, Box 2, Folder 10
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Land Patent for 160 Acres in Kansas to John F. Boshe, Signed by William Osborn Stoddard, May 15, 1861, Original Manuscript Collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.