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A copy of a contract between A.C.V.R. and the Harbor Board of Holland Township, stating that A.C.V.R. is purchasing the swamp lands held by the board for $3,500. The swamp lands had been given the Harbor Board by an Act of the Michigan Legislature on February 14, 1859.
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.
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The Harbor Board of the Township of Holland and Van Raalte, "A Copy of a Contract Between A. C. V. R. and the Harbor Board of Holland Township, Stating That A. C. V. R. is Purchasing the Swamp Lands Held by the Board for $3,500" (1865). Van Raalte Papers: 1860-1869. 293.