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William Adams Hickman petition

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1288

Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed petition. This petition is a "writ of prohibition" of John M. Wallace to the Honorable Charles E. Sinclair, Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Territory of Utah, by Wallace's attorney, William A. Hickman. The item claims that Justic of the Peace, Jeter Clinton, collected illicit fines from a Utah "gambling house."

Dates

  • 1859

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from William Adams Hickman petition must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical History

Nineteenth century attorney in the Territory of Utah.

Extent

1 item (0.01 linear ft.)

Language

English

Custodial History

Donated by Rosenstock in 1979.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated; Rosenstock; 1979.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of William Adams Hickman petition
Status
Completed
Author
Patsy Shin Hernandez
Date
2010 August 5
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

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Provo Utah 84602 United States