Petition to Nauvoo Municipal Court, 12 June 1844 [State of Illinois v. JS for Riot on Habeas Corpus]
JS, Petition, to Municipal Court, , Hancock Co., IL, 12 June 1844, State of IL v. JS for Riot on Habeas Corpus (Nauvoo, IL, Municipal Court 1844); handwriting of ; signature of JS; certified by , 12 June 1844; two pages; JS Collection, CHL. Included enclosure; includes docket, notation, use marks, and archival marking.A copy of ’s 11 June 1844 warrant was attached to the petition. See Warrant, 11 June 1844, William Clayton Copy [State of Illinois v. JS for Riot on Habeas Corpus and State of Illinois v. H. Smith et al. on Habeas Corpus].
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