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.

Condition:

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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