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Commissioner E.N.O. Clough collection

 Collection — Folder: S268
Identifier: S0268

Scope and Contents

This document reads: Thomas A. Hendricks, Governor of the State of Indiana. To all who shall see these presents, greetings:" Based on Revised Statutes of Indiana of 1852, which is reprinted on the second page, E.N.O. Clough, having "the ability, integrity and fitness," is named commissioner of deeds in the State of Kansas.

The document is signed by Thomas A. Hendrick, Governor, and John E. Neff, Secretary of State, on January 28, 1875. A state seal in red with a green circle is affixed to the lower left corner of the certificate. The second page reprints the section of the law authorizing the appointment of commissioners in other states "to take acknowledgments of deeds and other instruments and depositions."


  • 1875

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Ask the Librarian about photocopying.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

Nothing is known about E. N. O. Clough, who received this commission from Indiana Governor Thomas A. Hendricks. Mr. Clough was made commissioner of deeds for the State of Kansas for four years from January 28, 1875.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is a single item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Charles B. Wheeler on 1956/05/11.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed 2014/04/03 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Commissioner E.N.O. Clough collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.