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Minnesota bond issue brings in $2,275,000

Minnesota Territory, 1857
The issue of Minnesota State Railroad bonds realized $2,275,000. A recent state constitutional amendment had authorized a total of $5,000,000 in permissible state bonds. (By John Osborne)
Source Citation: 
Charlton Thomas Lewis, Joseph H. Willsey, Harper's Book of Facts: A Classified History of the World; Embracing Science, Literature, and Art (New York: Harper & Brothers, 1895), 516.


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