Land Materials Edit

Summary

Level of Description
Collection
Language
English

Dates

  • 1798 – 1995 (Creation)

Extents

  • 4 Boxes (Part)
  • 41 Volumes (Part)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Materials do not circulate and are made available to users in the Miami University Archives.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Materials do circulate and may only be used in the archives.

  • Preferred Citation

    Miami University Libraries. Miami University Archives, Oxford, Ohio

  • Physical Location

    Miami University Archives, King Library, 3rd Floor, Walter Havighurst Special Collections, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

  • Abstract

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; Box 1 [18A-H-3A] Contents:

    1. James McBride, "Field Notes Description of Corners of Miami College Lands"(1810) [Notebook]

    2. Miami College Land Sales (1810-14) [Ledger]

    3. "Table showing the Acres in each Lot-price per acre. Rent of Lot and when the same was leased"(1810-1914) [Notebook, Cover Title-"Index to Ledger"

    4. "List of Leases made out for lots and lands sold by the Miami University and delivered to the Treasurer" (1830-1902)[Notebook]

    5. "A Record of Plots and Maps of Sub-divisions of Lots belonging to Miami University"(1842-1917)[Notebook]

    6. Land Map of Oxford

    a. Land Map of Oxford (1875) [copy]

    b. Land Map of Oxford (no date) Given Academic Advisors Seminar 1975

    7. Completed Land Contracts/Receipts (1877-1952)

    8. "Oxford Village. Renumbering of Lots" (March 12, 1894)[Rolled notebook]

    9. "Record of Land and Property Purchases of Miami University in Area South of Spring Street" (June 1, 1913-August 1, 1929)

    10. Correspondence re, Land Surveys. Rentals, and Purchases (1919-54)

    11. Correspondence re. Conwell Land Transactions (1922-27, and undated)

    12. "College Lands" Tax Case Materials (1929-50)

    13. Land Contracts

    a. Charles Walters, Last Will and Testament, 1833

    b. John and Ilinerva Clough, Asahel Clough, Indenture, 28 Feb 1840

    c. Abraham York, Thomas King, Secretary's Office, Miami University, 1843

    d. Senica Foster , John Doty, Secretary's Office, Miami University 1843

    e. John and Elizabeth Doty, John McChenney, Indenture Oct 1844

    f. John Smith, John Kenwood, Secretary's Office Miami University 1846

    g. Aslahel and Meateble Clough, James Martin, Indenture, 1850

    h. William and Irma Swan, Peter McBride, Indenture 8 Feb 1851

    i. James Martin, Philip Styrle, Deed Jan 1853

    j. Lucinda Brarn, James Adams, Warranty Deed April 5 1860

    k. William Johnson, Subdivision of Land,1860

    l. Elias and Ann Elizabeth Humler, Charles Billings, Warranty Deed, 1863

    m. A A Phillips (Sheriff), Charles Soehuer, Deed, 1863

    n. William and Emma Irwin, C.G. Goodrich, Warranty Deed, 1864

    o. Charles F and Eliza Jane Billings, F Schleunig, Warranty Deed, June 1864

    p. Daniel and Maria Irvine, Lucinda Huffman, Warranty Deed, 1867

    q. Roswell Heazeltine and Wife, Warranty Deed, 1868

    r. Joshua and Elizabeth Davis, Mary Jane Burrell, Warranty Deed,1874

    s. William Ducket, Eliza Ducket. Quit Claim Deed, 1877

    t. Rollen and Mary Clark, Enoc Ross, Warranty Deed, 1884

    u. Eliza Douglas, Mary Patterson, Quit Claim Deed, 1884

    v. Mary Patterson, Isaiah Douglas, Warranty Deed, 1885

    w. Laura Duke, William Duke, Warranty Deed, 1889

    x. Margaret Meyers, 1904

    14. Directory of Miami University Land and Two and a Half Sections of Deeded Oxford Township Land Located in Oxford, Milford and Hanover Townships, Butler County, Ohio. n.p. 1938 [Call # Archives LD/3241/ .M49b/1938]

    15. James Leland Petry. "Wendel v. Hughes, et al. A study of the Miami University land question in Oxford Township. Submitted for Economics 430." (May 6, 1941)

    16. "Land Rents Cash Book (June 1947-June 1951) [Notebook]

    17. "Land Rents Transfers No. I" (October 13, 1949-June 6, 1951)[Notebook]

    18. Materials re. Aaron Jones Family and Lands (1970)

    19. End of Land Rent - News Clips (1979, 1995)

    20. Copies of Lease Forms (n.d.)

    21. "Plat of Original Entry of Lands for the Miami University" (n.d.)

    22. Typescript of laws dealing with University Lands (n.d.).

    23. The Land Rent System Users Maual, David Kaiser, Programmer/Analyst

    24. New Land Rent Collection procedure correspondence (April 22, 1955)

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; Box 2 [18A-H-2B] Contents:

    1. "Miami Land Office" (1798)[xerox copy]

    2. Land Conveyance Document, John Dayton to John Reeve (1799)[xerox copy]

    a. Land Purchase Document, George Crane (September 7, 1810)

    b. Land Purchase Document, Daniel Newcomb (April 14, 1813)

    3. Receipts of the Treasurer of the Miami University Filed in the Office of the Secretary . . . (1810, 1811, 1812)

    4. Receipts of the Treasurer of the Miami University Filed in the Office of the Secretary . . . (1813, 1814, 1815)

    5. Receipts of the Treasurer of the Miami University Filed in the Office of the Secretary . . . (1816, 1817, 1818)

    6. Receipts of the Treasurer of the Miami University Filed in the Office of the Secretary . . . (1819)

    a. "Conditions of the Sale of Miami College Lands" (August 1810)

    7. College Township Land Sale Records (1810, 1815)

    8. College Township Land Sale Records (1816)

    9. College Township Land Sale Records (1817, 1818)

    10. College Township Land Sale Records (1822)

    11. College Township Land Sale Records (1823)

    12. College Township Land Sale Records (1824)

    13. College Township Land Sale Records (1825)

    14. College Township Land Sale Records (1826, 1827)

    15. College Township Land Sale Records (n.d.)

    a. Indenture document for Roseph Reddick, William Wasson, Jr., and Grover Laird (April 27, 1828)

    16. Land Lease Document for James Ratcliff (1831)

    a. Land Lease Document for Neill Primrose (June 10, 1835)

    17. University Land Plots sketched by Joel Collins (1851-52)/Record of Rooms Let in North and South Dorms (1862-74)/"Lot No. 5 in Section No.23 as subdivided by Abner Stilson" and "Stephen Minor Surveyor" [notebook]

    a. E Lane vs. Miami University (1854)[Testimony of Joel Collins in land case]

    18. Rent Book (1871)

    19. Rent Book (1872)

    20. Rent Book (1873)

    21. Rent Book (1874)

    22. Rent Book (1875)

    23. Rent Book (1876)

    24. Rent Book (1878)

    25. Materials re. sale of In-Lots 121-22, corner of High and College Streets, to Standard Oil (1940)

    26. "An abstract of the title of 'The President and Trustees of the Miami University . . . ' re. In-Lot No.28, etc. Records of transfers as late as the 1880s. (n.d.).

    27.Assorted Land Documents (1856-88) S. Kidd

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; Box 3

    Land Rent Payment Records, 1955-56

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; Box 4 [17A-G-1A]

    Land Rent Record Cards, 1954-55

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1810-30 [I]

    Ledger A; includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1825-42

    Ledger B; includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1840-56

    Ledger C; Includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1846-56

    Ledger E; Includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1857-73

    Ledger G; Includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1857-74

    Ledger F; Includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1874-1902

    Ledger H; Includes Index.

    Ledger I; Includes Index

    Ledger J; Includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1901-13

    Ledger 1; Includes Index

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1902-12

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1902-13

    Ledger 2; Includes Index.

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1902-16

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger Journal [Bound]; 1810-19

    Includes general land transactions.

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1810-24

    Includes general land transactions.

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1819-25 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1819-27 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1825-34

    Also includes records of general transactions

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1834-44 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1838-56 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1844-50

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1851-63 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1862-93 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1864-79 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1880-91 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1889 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1891-1907 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1893-1913

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1914-20 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1919-30 [I]

    Cover says "1922-30"

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1919-30 [II]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1931-40 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1931-40 [II]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1941-48 [I]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1941-48 [II]

    Cover marked "1942-48"

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1949-52

    2 copies-with index by serial number

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1951-52 [Supplement]

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1953-54

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1953-56

    With Index by serial number

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Schedule of Lots: Oxford Village, In and Out Lots; College Corner

    Includes record of lot subdivisions and rent payment dates

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; In Lots And Out Lots: Miami University

    Includes detailed records of lot subdivisions

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Record of Surveys, Lot Owners, Divisions

    Owners listed under lots by survey #, not in- and out-lot number

    Finance and Business; Land Materials; Record of Leases by Lot; 1810-1935

    Includes detailed records of lot subdivisions

    Deeds Property Deeds

Instances

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    1; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; 18A-H-3A
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    2; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; 18A-H-2B
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    3; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995
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    4; Land Materials; Miami Lands Materials; 1798-1995; 17A-G-1A
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1810-30 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1825-42
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1840-56
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1846-56
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1857-73
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1857-74
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1874-1902
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1901-13
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1902-12
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1902-13
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Compilation Ledger [Bound]; 1902-16
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger Journal [Bound]; 1810-19
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1810-24
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1819-25 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1819-27 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1825-34
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1834-44 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1838-56 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1844-50
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1851-63 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1862-93 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1864-79 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1880-91 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1889 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1891-1907 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1893-1913
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1914-20 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1919-30 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1919-30 [II]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1931-40 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1931-40 [II]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1941-48 [I]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1941-48 [II]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1949-52
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1951-52 [Supplement]
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1953-54
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    Land Materials; Land Rents Ledger [Bound]; 1953-56
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    Land Materials; Schedule of Lots: Oxford Village, In and Out Lots; College Corner
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    Land Materials; In Lots And Out Lots: Miami University
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    Land Materials; Record of Surveys, Lot Owners, Divisions
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    Land Materials; Record of Leases by Lot; 1810-1935

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