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Receipt of tax payment

Item Information

Title:
Receipt of tax payment
Description:
Edward Hitchcock, Jr.'s receipt for his payment of "a duty or tax upon all the personal property left by" his father, Edward Hitchcock. "Massachusetts Collection District, No. 9" is printed at the top of the receipt.
Contributor:
Hitchcock, Edward, 1828-1911
Date:
October 18, 1864
Format:
Documents
Genre:
Receipts (financial records)
Location:
Amherst College Archives & Special Collections
Box 2 Folder 3 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Edward and Orra White Hitchcock Papers
Subjects:
Estate
Tax collection
Decedents' estates
Taxation
Hitchcock, Edward, 1793-1864
Places:
Massachusetts
Extent:
1 item
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
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Place of origin:
Amherst (Mass.)
Notes:
The signature of the tax collector could not be deciphered.
Language:
English