Jump to navigation
Lysander Spooner papers, 1836-1886
Spooner, Lysander, 1808-1887Allen, William F. (William Fitch), 1808-1878Phelps, Royal, 1809-1884Carroll, John Lee, 1830-1911
[Manuscript copy of four documents on one sheet in the hand of Lysander Spooner]
Manuscript copy of four documents on one sheet in the hand of Lysander Spooner. On recto, a manuscript copy of judicial records from the State of New York Supreme Court case between Gerrit Smith and Royal Phelps dated April 17, 1860, stating that the case be "set aside, on the ground that this Court has no jurisdiction of the said action." Followed by three letters dated April 17 through April 24, 1860 between Lysander Spooner and Chas. [Charles] D. Miller, discussing the Court's decision.
Mss Collection - Lysander Spooner papers
Libel and slander--United StatesJudicial opinions--United States
This digital image may be used for educational or scholarly purposes without restriction. Commercial and other uses of the item are prohibited without prior written permission from the New-York Historical Society. For more information, please visit the New-York Historical Society's Rights and Reproductions Department web page at http://www.nyhistory.org/about/rights-reproductions