Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Ackerman, cause no. 783, 1872

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Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Ackerman, accused of carrying arms, filed July 12, 1872. Documents include a letter of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Phil W. Thompson, an application for attachment, and a request for witnesses.

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3 documents ; various sizes, folded, in an orange envelope 22 x 10 cm. Documents are handwritten in ink and pencil on paper and printed forms.

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Richardson, M. E.; Thompson, Jeff. E. & Holland, B. C. 1872.

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Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Ackerman, accused of carrying arms, filed July 12, 1872. Documents include a letter of indictment signed by grand jury foreman Phil W. Thompson, an application for attachment, and a request for witnesses.

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3 documents ; various sizes, folded, in an orange envelope 22 x 10 cm. Documents are handwritten in ink and pencil on paper and printed forms.

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  • 1872

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  • July 12, 1872 - October 5, 1872

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Richardson, M. E.; Thompson, Jeff. E. & Holland, B. C. Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Ackerman, cause no. 783, 1872, legal document, 1872; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth104835/: accessed July 29, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Henderson County District Clerk's Office.