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A record of a land purchase by Van Raalte of 40 acres for $50.00, at the government price of $1.25 per acre. The purchase was made at the State Land Office in Marshall, certificate no. 2854.
The original documents are held in the Albertus C. Van Raalte Collection (M300) or the Dirk B.K. Van Raalte Collection (M301) in Heritage Hall, Hekman Library, Calvin University, Grand Rapids, MI. The Van Raalte material in Heritage Hall has since been reorganized.
This digitized material is intended for personal research/study only. The original documents may not be reproduced for commercial use in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, without permission in writing from Heritage Hall at Calvin University. Contact the Curator at Heritage Hall.
State Land Office of Michigan, "Record of Land Purchased by Van Raalte of 40 Acres for $50.00" (1848). Van Raalte Papers: 1840-1849. 171.