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State of Maryland vs Peter Corrie, 1858-1859

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Summary:Case notes for trial of State of Maryland vs Peter Corrie 1858-1859; two copies of a letter from William P. Preston to T. Holliday Hicks, Governor of Maryland, with petition for commutation of death sentence, March 14, 1859; letter to Preston from Royston Betts, January 15, 1859; letter to Preston from Pearley January 13, 1859; letter from Catharine Corrie to William C. Corrie, December 20, 1858.
Creator:Preston, William P.
Betts, Royston
Corrie, Catharine
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Place of origin – Settlement:Baltimore
Temporal subject: 1801-1900
Topical subjects: Preston, William P. -- Correspondence
Betts, Royston -- Correspondence
Corrie, Catharine -- Correspondence
Corrie, William C. -- Correspondence
Hicks, Thomas Holliday, 1798-1865 -- Correspondence
Corrie, Peter
Actions & defenses
ArchivesUM location:Preston Family papers
  • series 5
  • box 8
  • folder 22
  • accession 72-12
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Government, Law, Politics
Personal and Family Lives
War, Military
Women's Studies
Copyright holder:Public domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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