Appellate case file no. 2161, United States v. the Amistad [electronic resource] : 40 U.S. 518.

Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
English
Description
1 online resource (993 images).

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Series
Slavery and anti-slavery: a transnational archive: Part II: Slave trade in the Atlantic world. [More in this series]
Summary note
The documents in this collection pertain to the landmark Supreme Court Case involving the Amistad. The collection provides a record of the history of the case from its filing on December 5, 1840, through the Supreme Court's ruling on the case on March 9, 1841, to the Court's issuance of a Mandate to the U.S. State Department on May 4, 1841.
Notes
Reproduction of the originals from the National Archives.
Contents
  • Records of the Department of Justice (RG 60)
  • Records of the Solicitor of the Treasury (RG 206)
  • Records of the U. S. District Court for the District of Connecticut (RG 21)
  • Records of the U. S. Circuit for the District of Connecticut (RG 21)
  • Records of the U. S. Supreme Court (RG 267).
Other title(s)
Appellate case file no. 2161, United States v. the Amistad
OCLC
785645827
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