Cumberland Road Papers
S1243, B75
1 folder, 1 oversized folder

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Processed by: Ruth Light, February 2007

Historical Note:

Cumberland Road, also known as the National Road originally was authorized to be constructed from Cumberland, Maryland to Wheeling, West Virginia in 1809.  In the 1820s an expansion to the Mississippi River near Saint Louis was approved, although later the terminus was relocated to Jefferson City, Missouri.

The National Old Trails Road: Part 1: The Quest for a National Road. U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration. 21 Feb. 2007 <>.

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains photostats of receipts for services rendered for Cumberland Road in Indiana.

Item Listing:

Folder 1.

1838 Sept. 20 Receipt for services

B 75, 1 Folder.

1838 Aug. 31 Receipt for services
circa 1838 Aug. Receipt for services

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 folder, 1 oversized folder (3 items)

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Access: This collection is open for research.



Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.

Language Materials are entirely in English

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