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MG 265
KEATING LAND COMPANY RECORDS
1814-1918
1.5 cu. ft.


The Keating Land Company was involved with sales of land in Clearfield and Clinton counties with McKean, Cameron and Potter counties also represented. The records actually contain the papers of three land companies: John Keating and Company, 1796-1856; Keating and Company, 1856-1884; and Hamlin and Forest, 1884-1900s.

The records contain general correspondence, 1855-1868; cash and receipt books, 1814-1839; ledgers listing Clinton and Clearfield county lots, 1816-1918; surveyor field notes, 1852-1856; map books of McKean, Potter, Cameron, Clinton and Clearfield counties with field notes, 1876; and articles of agreement, 1827-1891.




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