Legal

Manuscript Collections

This collection is a handwritten deed of 150 acres in Logan County, Virginia granted to Christian Cline from Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia Joseph Johnson, November 1, 1855.

0.01 linear feet (1 oversize folder)

This collection is a series of letters from the early nineteenth century from James Arnold to New York merchant Daniel Boardman, regarding his land interests in Clarksburg, West Virginia. It contains documents dating July 1803 to July 1824.

0.01 linear feet (1 envelope)

This collection is a Notice of a Statement by Claude Harrison in Davie County, North Carolina against George F. Winecoff declaring that Winecoff insulted Harrison's wife on or about May 1, 1916 in Cooleemee, North Carolina. Results are not noted.

0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

This collection houses legal documents issued and ruled by Justice of the Peace A.B.C. DePriest of Cleveland County, North Carolina between 1944 and 1956. Records remain in the order as was filed in the case books.

5.5 linear feet (2 records cartons, 2 large flat boxes)

Commonwealth of Virginia Summons contains one summons to the Jefferson County, Virginia's constable for [unreadable] Compton to pay an 18 dollars debt to James Logie.

This collection exemplifies an antebellum summons from Virginia.

0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

The Cornett Family Papers contains historical legal documents, deeds, and receipts from various members of the Cornett Family and others of Grayson County, Virginia and surrounding areas dating prior to, during, and after the Civil War.

0.25 linear feet (1 half-sized manuscript box)

County Court Records for Monongalia County, West Virginia is a collection of six inter-related court documents from early nineteenth century Monongalia County, West Virginia. These documents include three land deeds, tax receipt, and a land plat.

0.01 linear feet (1 folder)

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