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Title:[Plans for the establishment of a school] 1839 Sep. 20 [Tennessee] / Daniel Montgomery: a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Montgomery, Daniel

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Date: September 20, 1839
Extent: 2p
Summary:This is a legal document dated September 20, 1839. Daniel Montgomery is providing land for a school house. The document also contains the monetary amounts and work that several men have donated to get the school started.
Collection:Daniel Montgomery Papers

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I Daniel Montgomery propose to give One acre of ground to Begin at a point Sixty feet west of the Meting [Meeting] house Sprin [Spring] [unclear: Running ] North and South and West to Hugh Kirkpatrick s line with the privilage of the Spring for the use of the 9th District to Bild [Build] a School house on and to have it as long as they us [use] it for a School.

We the undersigned Bind ourselves to pay the amt [amount] Subscribed for the purpose of building a good & Substantial School house this 20th September 1839
Daniel Montgomery $10.00 & 20 days work
Benjamin Tayle 5 10 day work
[unclear: Kirpatricks ] $5 10 days work
[unclear: Lewis Ralph ] $5 10 days work
John Kizer $10
Hugh Kirkpatrick 5 5 days [unclear: naling ]
William Hicheson 10
Philip Kizer $10.
William Frazer $5..00
Robert [unclear: Tayle ] 10

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[added: Artacal [Article] for
a schule hous [school house]]

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