July 30, 2020 12:00 PM EDT Cincinnati
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Texas Arrest Warrant for the Killer of a Freedman, 1873

Manuscript document, 1p with additional notations on verso, approx. 7.75 x 9.25 in., Hays County, Texas. September 24, 1873. Warrant authorizing the arrest of N.B. Rowley, who "did shoot and kill. . . William Hunter a Freedman." Inscriptions on verso indicate that Rowley was apprehended on October 9, 1873 and would stand trial before Judge B.F. Cody.


Brittleness and creasing. Edges of paper appear to be burned, resulting in losses at corners and along edges at fold lines.

Time Left:
3 D, 15 h, 35 m, 52 s
Estimate: $300 - $500
Required Bid: $150

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