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The justice of the peace for Washington County, Tennessee instructs the sheriff to detain an individual for the "assault and battery on the body of Julia a Female Slave the property of Alexander Nelson now in the employment of Henry C. Stephenson." October 28, 1841.

Creation Date

10-28-1841

County

Washington

State/Province

Tennessee

Country

United States of America

Keywords

warrant, assault, battery, Julia, slave, woman, "Alexander Nelson, " "Henry C. Stephenson, " "Washington County", Tennessee

Resource Identifier

080502-20

Date Digital

9-2016

Document Type

Manuscript

Disciplines

American Studies | Appalachian Studies | Feminist, Gender, and Sexuality Studies | History | History of Gender | Labor History | Political History | Public History | Social History | United States History | Women's History

Format (medium)

manuscript

Format (IMT)

pdf

Language

en-us

Notes

The names of the accused and the justice of the peace are illegible.

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