Nancy Diven Petition
Kentucky Historical Society. Special Collections & Archives. Frankfort, Kentucky 40601-1931
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[Identification of item], Nancy Diven Petition, 1852, 86SC50,Library Special Collections and Archives, Kentucky Historical Society, Frankfort.
1 item (1 folder), .1 c.f.
Diven addressed this petition to Governor Lazarus W. Powell of Kentucky, asking him to remove penalties from back taxes she owed on land. The document, written from Louisville, related the financial difficulties of Diven's husband and his death. The petition also describes her efforts to settle the taxes on time.
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