Real estate and land records
Scope and Content
The collection consists of records of land purchased, sold, and rented by the University of Minnesota. The majority of the records are maintained in ledger books, arranged by date. Land and land uses include permits granted to cut lumber (1854), sale of agricultural lands (1872-1918), land deeds (1878-1896), land sales in various counties, mineral leases, salt spring land accounts, and lists of general land holdings and rental accounts.
- University of Minnesota. University Attorney. (Organization)
Language of Materials
Collection material in English
Use of Materials
Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.
Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law (Title 17, U.S. Code). Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.
6.75 Cubic Feet (8)
Collection consists of records of land purchased, sold, and rented by the University of Minnesota.
Source of acquisition
This collection was deposited in University Archives by the University Attorney's office on May 6, 1976.
- Real Estate and Land Records, 1854-1962
- Karen Spilman
- December 2010
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English