|Title||Articles of Incorporation|
|Object Name||Article of Incorporation|
|Scope & Content||Copy of the edited draft of Act of Incorporation of the City of Fernandina set forth by the Governor and Legislative Council of the Territory of Florida. Comprised of 19 sections, this document defines and/or outlines the following: 1) legal boundaries of the city; 2) a local governing body (City Council) consisting of a mayor and 5 aldermen: 3) the powers and responsibilities of the City Council; and 4) the election process. Three men, Charles Seton, Domingo Acosta, and Francisco Ponce are appointed as election "Inspectors" to oversee the initial election of the City Council of Fernandina.|
|Caption||Articles of Incorporation|
|Number of images||8|
Duval, William P.
Hernandez, Joseph M.
Fay (?), Samuel
U.S. Territory of Florida
|Subjects||Law & legal affairs|
|Classification||Article of Incorporation|