Polk County, Wisconsin. Treasurer. Tax sale records, 1861-1866 and 1882.

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US ARC Polk Series 12

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Polk County, Wisconsin. Treasurer. Tax sale records, 1861-1866 and 1882.


  • 1861-1866 and 1882 (creation)


0.5 cubic feet (1 archives box containing 6 volumes and 1 oversized volume

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Record of first entry of sale of lands to pay county taxes. Includes description of lands sold, buyer, amount paid, and a listing of the various taxes owed.

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COLLECTION STORED, ALL or IN-PART, AT ARC: Collection can be requested for transfer through the Area Research Center (ARC) Network, consult Reading Room Staff.

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Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright may have not been transferred to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.

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"Tax Sale Records" of the County Clerk (Polk Series 10) and "Tax Sale Records" of the County Court (Polk Series 13) contain related records.

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