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Document Signed by Roger Sherman [manuscript] 1764 August to 1766 November.

Sherman, Roger
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Roger Sherman signed document
Summary
The document concerns the case of John Davis vs. Samuel Galpin on a charge of trespass and the cutting of timber in the County of Litchfield, Connecticut, and contains copies of various summonses, judgments, appeals, testimonies, and lawyers' fees. Roger Sherman served as attorney for one of the parties and drew up and signed for the court a summary of his costs.
Description
1 item.
Cite as
Roger Sherman Signed Document, 1764-1766, Accession #12563-a, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
  • Forms part of the Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection.
  • Ragged edges affect text.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Albert H. Small Declaration of Independence Collection. Deposit of Albert H. Small, July 14, 2003.
Biographical Note
Declaration of Independence signer from Connecticut.
Technical Details
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    a| The document concerns the case of John Davis vs. Samuel Galpin on a charge of trespass and the cutting of timber in the County of Litchfield, Connecticut, and contains copies of various summonses, judgments, appeals, testimonies, and lawyers' fees. Roger Sherman served as attorney for one of the parties and drew up and signed for the court a summary of his costs.
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