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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County State v. Caldwell, Case File No. 729
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Twelve pages of original court documents from the State v. Caldwell case dating 1850. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged William A. Caldwell, laborer, with unlawfully trading or buying a certain commodity harness valued at $10 with an enslaved person named Hercules without the consent of his master, overseer, or employer on September 16, 1850.
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State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court State Criminal Case Files Collection. Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (Miss.).
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State v. Caldwell Case File No. 729. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.