Event Detail

Summary

Type Method Description Successful?
New City Municipality DuBois City 1916 Creation yes

Dates

Event Year(s) Letters Patent Date Effective Date How Effective Date Determined
1914–1916 Dec 28, 1914 Jan 3, 1916 Municipal Election after Letters Patent - 1st Monday in January thereafter

Map

Affected Government

From
Municipality
From
County
From
State
To
Municipality
To
County
To
State
DuBois, Borough of (defunct)
Old Name
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part
DuBois, City of
New Name
Clearfield County
Part
PA
Part

Affected Government Form

Government Government Form
DuBois, City of City, 3rd Class (Title 11)

Metes and Bounds Description

Detail Description Type Source Acres Beginning Point
View DuBois City 1916 Creation shape correspondence (Census Bureau) Penna. Railroad over Clear Run

Law

Detail Citation Relationship
View Act of June 27, 1913 (Pa. Laws 568, No. 367), art. 1, §§ 1–3 indirect
View Act of May 13, 1915 (Pa. Laws 306, No. 185), § 1 reference

Recorded Document

Government Type Location Alternate Location Date Relationship
Pennsylvania Official Communication Book v. 20, p. 217 Sec'y.St. 798: (10-0129) Dec 28, 1914 direct

Government Action

Detail Government Action Date Approved Effective Location
Clearfield, County of Election: [For or against the incorporation of the Borough of DuBois as a city of the third class by the name, style, and title of the City of DuBois] Nov 3, 1914
Pennsylvania, Commonwealth of Letters Patent: [Constituting the Borough of DuBois as a city of the third class by the name, style, and title of the City of DuBois] Dec 28, 1914

Source

Detail Source Title Person(s) Vol. Page(s) Date 1 Date 2
View 1920 Cns. Rep. Footnote 13 591
View Pa. Internal Affairs 1965 42
View Pre-1940 Cns. Eng'r Corr. Fulford, John H. (Engineer) Nov 1, 1917 Received Nov 2, 1917