Volunteer County Loan for the Township of Battle Creek - Civil War (#2) #105932

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Volunteer County Loan for the Township of Battle Creek - Civil War (#2)  #105932
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RARE (Unique!) Michigan, Calhoun County, Battle Creek Civil War Loan. We believe this is one of three known. This is 9 for $100 to Peter Dubois. Purchased August 1, 1864. Peter Dubois was an old pioneer settler of Battle Creek. He came to South Battle Creek from Greenfield, Saratoga county in May 1836 and settled on the fine lands which he has since cultivated. Signed by supervisor William Harris and township clerk TW Case. 10c blue 'For Exchange' George Washington stamp. This bond would have been used to help the Union cause in the Civil War. Reverse says paid in full January 4, 1868. Also interest was paid in full on February 1, 1865, February 1, 1866 and February 1, 1867.Has major tears in borders around the loan. State: Michigan City: Battle Creek Date: 1964