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[August Election]

Description:

Clipping from St. Louis, Missouri showing the candidates from the August 1851 election for three Supreme Court Judges, Judge of the Circuit Court, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Judge of the Criminal Court, Law Commissioner, Jailor, and Assessor.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Creation Date: August 1851
Partner(s):
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection(s):
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Usage:
Total Uses: 691
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Date(s):
  • Creation: August 1851
Coverage:
Place
United States - Missouri - Saint Louis Independent City - Saint Louis
Date
1851-08~  
Description:

Clipping from St. Louis, Missouri showing the candidates from the August 1851 election for three Supreme Court Judges, Judge of the Circuit Court, Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, Judge of the Criminal Court, Law Commissioner, Jailor, and Assessor.

Note:

Handwritten note in ink at the top of item: "St Louis MO, August 1850 or 1851. I did not vote."

Note:

"From the Supreme Court of Missouri's inception in 1820 until 1850, the governor appointed judges to the Supreme Court with the advice and consent of the state senate. In 1851, the constitution was amended to require popular election of Supreme Court judges." - From Your Missouri Courts http://www.courts.mo.gov

Physical Description:

[1] p. ; 29 x 11 cm.

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Series Title: Charles B. Moore Family papers, 1832-1917
Series Title: Day at UNT
Partner:
UNT Libraries Special Collections
Collection:
The Civil War and its Aftermath: Diverse Perspectives
Identifier:
  • OCLC: 39096548 |
  • UNTCAT: b2075015 |
  • CALL-NO: HM. 70
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: CBM_2090-013-002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth198791
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth198791
Resource Type: Text
Format: Text
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