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Francus, Joseph B.


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Horace G. Chase Papers

Identifier: spe-chas

The collection consists of correspondence, primarily related to the business of real estate in early Chicago.

Dates: 1843 - 1902

John S. Wright Papers

Identifier: spe-nhrc-wri

John Stephen Wright (1815-1874) moved to Chicago from Massachusetts with his father in 1832. In 1833, Wright took a census of Chicago and published a lithographed map of the town in 1834, the year he began a real estate business. This collection concerns his purchase of land in the city in 1848 and the subsequent history of that land over the next two decades.

Dates: 1848 - 1866

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Land titles -- Registration and transfer -- History 1