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Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte paid a bill of $49.25 on this date to a John Jacobson for the purchase of 6,500 bricks and for other building supplies. The statement does not indicate why Van Raalte purchased so many building materials. The bill was also signed by a Mr. A. L. Church.
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Church, A. L., "Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte Paid a Bill of $49.25 On This Date to a John Jacobson for the Purchase of 6,500 Bricks and for Other Building Supplies" (1872). Van Raalte Papers: 1870-1879. 110.