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Title:[Letter] 1849 Feb. 26, Nashville, Tennessee [to] Neill Brown / John M. Bass et. al. : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Bass, John M.

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Date: February 26, 1849
Extent: 1p
Summary:This document is a brief note to governor Neill S. Brown, dated February 26, 1849 communicating a decision of the Board of Commissioners in charge of overseeing the construction of the state house in Nashville, to issue bonds of the state in the amount of fifty-thousand dollars for the construction of the building.
Collection:Governor Neill S. Brown Papers
Document: sl685

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Feby [February] 26 1849

At a meeting of the Board of Commissioners to superintend the construction of the state House, present Jno [John] M Bass , Wm [William] Brown , SD Morgan, James Woods and A A Hall, on motion it was

Resolved, that the Governor of the State be requested to issue Bonds of the State to the amount of Fifty thousand Dollars pursuant to an act of the General assembly of this State entitled "an act to continue the construction of the State Capitol" passed January 24th 1848 and that he deliver the same to John M Bass Prest. of this Round of Commissioners who is hereby authorized to receipt for the same"

Jno [John ] W Bass [added: Prest [President] of Board of Comissioners [Commissioners]
The above is a true copy from the minutes
[unclear: N.A. Glennfeet ] ]

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