Warrant for Meeting in School District No. 11, Conway, Mass.

1819 warrant.pdf

Title

Warrant for Meeting in School District No. 11, Conway, Mass.

Subject

Education--Mass.--Conway
Baker Isaac, 1762-1839
Nash, Elijah, 1772-1855
Rice Joseph, 1768-1823
Avery, Joseph, 1789-1870

Description

2-page handwritten warrant, on legal size paper, requiring Joseph Avery, "one of the freeholders in the town of Conway" to summon freeholders of School District No. 11 to hold a meeting in the schoolhouse on July 7, 1819, to decide on repairs to schoolhouse and whether or not it should be moved, and how to pay for it. Warrant is signed by Conway's three selectmen: Elijah Nash, Isaac Baker, and Joseph Rice. On the reverse, Joseph Avery writes that the request has been satisfied and signs his name. Paper is creased and torn.

Creator

Town of Conway

Date

1819-06-28

Contributor

Unknown

Source

CHS

Rights

CHS. Fair use.

Format

pdf

Type

Text

Identifier

FML-2014-039

Coverage

Conway, Mass.

Identifier

016

Citation

Town of Conway, “Warrant for Meeting in School District No. 11, Conway, Mass.,” Conway Historical Society, accessed November 17, 2019, http://conwaymasshistory.org/items/show/1095.