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Title: Dred Scott vs. Alexander Sandford, Samuel Russell, and Irene Emmerson
Plaintiff: Dred Scott
Harriet, a woman of color
Defendant: Sandford, Alexander
Russell, Samuel
Emmerson, Irene
Date Filed:
Term: November Term 1847
Cause of Action: Trespass
Assault and Battery
False Imprisonment

Case Number: 19
Court: St. Louis Circuit COurt
Publication Info: St. Louis, Missouri: Washington University in St. Louis, University Libraries
2011
Source:

The original document is part of the Missouri State Archives St Louis Circuit Court collection. Petition of Dred Scott for Leave to Sue For his Freedom 4 pages. Missouri State Archives-St. Louis St. Louis, Missouri. Globe Building 710 North Tucker, Room 213 St. Louis MO 63101 July 1, 1847 July 2, 1847

Availability: Documents are in the public domain
URL: http://digital.wustl.edu/ccr1847.0000.036

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