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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

OCLC Number

Description of Series

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Municipal entity
Title: Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, court orders
Dates: 1808-1809
Abstract: The Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders, 1808-1809, consist of court orders issued in the case of John H. Wright v. Henry Hand and William Hand.
Identification: camh-arc-004308
Extent: 2 items
Language: English .
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Henry Hand and William Hand both resided in Cape Girardeau, a trading post in the Louisiana Territory that ultimately became an incorporated town in 1808. In addition to the John H. Wright v. Henry Hand and William Hand court case, both Henry and William Hand were involved in other Cape Girardeau court cases between 1808 and 1823.

"1803 Inhabitants in Cape Girardeau County." Cape Girardeau County.

"Cape Girardeau, Missouri." Advisory Council on Historic Preservation.

"Missouri Supreme Court Historical Database." Missouri Digital Heritage.

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Scope and Contents

The Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders contain court orders issued to the sheriff of the district of Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, to summon witnesses to appear before the court in the case of John H. Wright v. Henry Hand and William Hand.

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Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

There are no use restrictions on this collection. Publisher is responsible for complying with copyright law.

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Index Terms

Personal Names
Hand, Henry
Hand, William
Wright, John H.
Subjects
Court records
Places
Cape Girardeau
Missouri

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Cape Girardeau, Louisiana Territory, Court Orders, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Dolph Briscoe Center staff. Subsequent revisions made by Caroline Collins, September 2020.

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OCLC Number

26987871

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Detailed Description of the Collection

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3B27 [SRH1230015043] Court orders, 1808-1809

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