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Law -- Missouri -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Missouri legal documents

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 1226
Scope and Contents

Handwritten legal documents from the state of Missouri. Included are financial notes and bonds, contracts, indentures, inventories, letters, affidavits, court writs, and a land survey.

Dates: 1783-1869

Benjamin F. Pleasants indenture

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230309897]
Identifier: MSS SC 1207
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed indenture made on Dec. 14, 1850. This item records the transfer of all rights, titles, and interests of four lots of ground belonging to George and Theodosia Strother to St. Louis Mo.

Dates: 1850

Philip Rocheblaux financial papers

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292454]
Identifier: Vault MSS 569
Scope and Contents

Contains two documents, a bill and receipt, dated August 8, 1822, and a bond for a writ from the Court of Chancellory, State of Missouri, July 9, 1821.

Dates: 1821-1823

Pierre Chouteau statement

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233286753]
Identifier: Vault MSS 139
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed statement dated 3 Jan. 1829. The item was sworn before A. Gamble, a judge. The manuscript concerns a case being appealed to the Supreme Court of the state of Missouri.

Dates: 1829 January 3