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An Act to Incorporate the Franklin Library Society of Buffalo, in Lincoln County.

1826-1827 - Chapter CLI

Acts Passed by the General Assembly of the State of North Carolina 1826 - Page 81.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of North Carolina, and it is hereby enacted by the authority of the same, That the individuals who are at present associated, or may hereafter associate themselves in the county of Lincoln, with a view of establishing a public library, be, and the same are hereby incorporated into a body politic and corporate, by the name of "The Franklin Library Society of Buffalo," and, as such, shall have perpetual succession, may sue and be sued, be capable of acquiring and holding real and personal estate, have ability to make and ordain laws and regulations for their own government, and elect their own officers, and, generally, to do, receive and perform all such matters and things, as rightfully belong to, or are usually incident to bodies corporate or politic within this State; any law or usage to the contrary notwithstanding.

Read three times and ratified in General Assembly,
this 12th day of February, A.D.1827.

Hutchins G. Burton, Governor
James Iredell, Jr., Speaker of the House of Commons
Bartlett Yancey, Speaker of the Senate

A true copy - William Hill, Secretary

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