[Poll Tax Receipt for J. M. Back]

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Poll tax receipt prepared for J. M. Back stating that he paid $1.25 for the tax and that he is 57 years old, from Plano, and that he is white.

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1 receipt ; 8 x 18 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. November 15, 1916.

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Poll tax receipt prepared for J. M. Back stating that he paid $1.25 for the tax and that he is 57 years old, from Plano, and that he is white.

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1 receipt ; 8 x 18 cm.

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[Poll Tax Receipt for J. M. Back], text, November 15, 1916; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth752575/: accessed November 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Murphy Historical Society Inc..