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State of Mississippi, Circuit Court Criminal Case, Lowndes County State v. Baldwin, Case File No. 1130
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Twelve pages of original court documents from the State v. Baldwin case dating 1855. The case was heard in the State of Mississippi Lowndes County Circuit Court.
The State of Mississippi, Lowndes County, charged Daniel Baldwin, laborer, with keeping a disorderly house on May 1, 1854. Specifically, Baldwin allowed both men and women, enslaved and white persons, to gather at his house, during both day and night, to engage in drinking, tippling, cursing, swearing, and misbehaving.
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State v. Baldwin Case File No. 1130. Lowndes County (Miss.) Circuit Court State Criminal Cases. Local Government Records, Billups-Garth Archives, Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System.