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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County State v. Stinson, Case File No. 1086
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Six pages of original court documents from the State v. Stinson case dating 1854. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged Robert Stinson, laborer, with unlawfully selling spirituous liquors, specifically whiskey, brandy, rum, and gin to two enslaved men named Jim and Frank who belonged to Jerome Atkinson without the consent in writing of the master, owner, overseer, or employer of said enslaved persons on October 10, 1854.
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State v. Stinson Case File No. 1086. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.