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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.
Catalog Number 2012.052.045
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2012.052
Caption Articles of Incorporation
Number of images 8
People Seton, Charles
Acosta, Domingo
Ponce, Francisco
Duval, William P.
Hernandez, Joseph M.
Fay (?), Samuel
Search Terms U.S. Territory of Florida
Subjects Law & legal affairs
Classification Article of Incorporation