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Title Confirmation of William H. Garland as Tax Assessor
Object Name Certificate, Achievement
Scope & Content Executive Department.
In the name and under the Authority of The State of Florida.
Whereas, William H. Garland hath been duly appointed by the Governor and confirmed by the Senate according to the Consitution and Laws of said State to be Assessor of Taxes in and for the County of Nassau for the time of two years from the twelfth day of January A.D. 1877.
Now Therefore, Reposing especial trust and confidence in the loyalty, patriotism, fidelity and prudence of the said Garland, I, George F. Drew, Governor of the State of Florida, under and by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and Laws of said State, do hereby commission the said William H. Garland to be such Assessor of Taxes according to the Laws and Constitution of said State, for the time aforesaid, and In the Name of the People of the State of Florida, to have, hold, and exercise such office, and all the powers appertaining thereto, and to perform the duties thereof, and to enjoy all the privileges and benefits of the same, in accordance with the requirements of Law.
In Testimony Whereof, I do hereunto set my hand and cause to be affixed the Great Seal of the State, at Tallahassee, the Capital, this twentieth day of February A.D. 1877, and of the Independence of the United States 101st year.
(signed) Geo. F. Drew
Governor of Florida.
By the Governor. Attest:
W. D. Bloxham
Secretary of State
Catalog Number 2005.049.001a
Collection AIMH
Accession number 2005.049
Caption Confirmation of William H. Garland as Tax Assessor
Number of images 1
People Drew, George F.
Bloxham, N. D.
Garland, William H.
Search Terms Tax Assessor
Subjects Taxes
Classification Government & Politics