Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Foos, cause no. 302, 1853 Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. George Foos, cause no. 302, 1853

Creator

  • Compiler: Costley, John M.
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Clerk, District Court, Travis County

Date

  • Creation: 1853

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Documents related to The State of Texas vs. George Foos, accused of horse theft, filed between March 14, 1853 and November 26, 1854. Documents include a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman M.C. Hamilton, an appearance bond, an arrest warrant, affidavits for continuance, subpoenas, plea in abatement, and a writ of habeas corpus.
  • Physical Description: 13 documents ;various sizes. Documents are handwritten in ink on paper and printed forms.

Subject

  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - Legal Documents
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Government and Law - County Records
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Places - United States - Texas - Travis County

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States - Texas - Travis County
  • Time Period: tex-fron
  • Coverage Date: 1853

Collection

  • Name: Rescuing Texas History, 2011
    Code: SG11

Institution

  • Name: Travis County District Clerk’s Office
    Code: TDCD

Resource Type

  • Legal Document

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: TDCD_002

Note

  • Digital Preservation: creationAppName: Adobe Photoshop creationAppVersion: CS creationHardware: Epson Expression 10000XL