Insurance policy on Wadsworth Flour Mill, 1841-1846

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Title

Insurance policy on Wadsworth Flour Mill, 1841-1846

Description

An original copy of an insurance policy (including receipt) purchased from the Ontario and Livingston Mutual Insurance Company by James Wadsworth of Geneseo, N.Y. on "His Custom Flouring Mill" in Livingston County, N.Y. (probably on Conesus Creek in the town of Avon). Wadsworth paid a $1200 premium for five years of coverage in the amount of $6000. The text of the law incorporating the insurance company and an extract of its by-laws are printed on the interior pages of the folded sheet. The policy is signed by the company's president, Oliver Phelps.

Creator

Ontario and Livingston Mutual Insurance Company

Date

1841-10-28

Source

Wadsworth Family Papers, Cabinet 1, Drawer 2
Milne Library Special Collections, SUNY Geneseo

Format

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Type

Text

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Original Format

Paper sheet, 15.34 x 12.17 in. folded to 7.67 x 12.17 in.