William McLennan, 1819-1903 [RG1208.AM]

HISTORY NEBRASKA MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID

RG1208.AM: William McLennan, 1819-1903

Correspondence, legal documents, etc.: 1850-1903
Nebraska City, Otoe County, Nebraska: Lawyer
Size: One folder

SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE

The collection contains miscellaneous legal documents and correspondence (1850-1903) pertaining to clients of William McLennan, a lawyer from Nebraska City, Nebraska. Some of the documents include land warrants, terms of judgments, tax documents, etc. The collection also includes a discharge paper for William C. Johnson (Nebraska City) from the Civil War; and a document from Illinois (1859) asking for help in arresting Richard Brown who fled to Nebraska after committing larceny. Several documents concern legal matters of McLennan himself, including a bill from Dr. M.A. Carriker (Nebraska City); tax receipts; land purchases; and a railway accident insurance policy for McLennan’s son, W.E. McLennan. There is also a set of letters (1901-1903) between McLennan and W.E. Mitchell (Fremont County, Iowa) concerning the damages and repairs of the Gibson-Keyser road.

Subject headings:

Cowles, Henry C., 1815-1890
Crooks, Timothy D., ca. 1820-1890
Deneen, Joab
Foster, Joseph W., ca. 1822-
Fremont County (Iowa) — History
Hall, John W.
Johnson, William C.
Law offices — Records and correspondence
Lawyers — Nebraska — Otoe County
Legal documents — Iowa — Fremont County
Legal documents — Nebraska — Otoe County
McCann, Dwight J., 1827-1888
McConnell, Alexander E.
McCune, Thomas, ca. 1834-1921
McLennan Family
McMechan, John
Meredith, Charles
Meredith, Richard
Mitchell, W.E.
Nebraska City (Nebraska) — History
Otoe County (Nebraska) — History
Schellinger, William, ca. 1837-1891
Seymour, Charles W., 1838-1908
Shroat, George

Revised TMM 03-30-2009

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