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Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
This handwritten legal document is a request for the sheriff to "levy the accompanying execution on the equitable interest" on behalf the defendant, Garett Elkin and provides details of the estate involved in the legal case. The letter is signed "Lincoln and Hamdon, Esq."
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Document, Garrett Elkin Case, ca. 1840s, Original Manuscript Collection, Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.