Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Lambright, cause no. 1001, 1874

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Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Lambright, accused of "theft of a wagon and yoke of oxen of the value of $75.00," filed July 16, 1874. Documents include a bond note and arrest warrant for Frank Lambright and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the indictment: "We the Jury find the defendant not guilty," signed by foreman A. A. Marshall.

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4 documents ; various sizes, folded, in an envelope 24 x 11 cm. Documents are handwritten in ink and pencil on paper and printed forms.

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Bishop, J. B. 1874.

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Documents related to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Lambright, accused of "theft of a wagon and yoke of oxen of the value of $75.00," filed July 16, 1874. Documents include a bond note and arrest warrant for Frank Lambright and a bill of indictment signed by grand jury foreman N. P. Coleman. The jury's verdict is written on the back of the indictment: "We the Jury find the defendant not guilty," signed by foreman A. A. Marshall.

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4 documents ; various sizes, folded, in an envelope 24 x 11 cm. Documents are handwritten in ink and pencil on paper and printed forms.

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  • 1874

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  • July 16, 1874 - November 9, 1874

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Bishop, J. B. Documents pertaining to the case of The State of Texas vs. Frank Lambright, cause no. 1001, 1874, legal document, 1874; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth90496/: accessed July 24, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Henderson County District Clerk's Office.