Habeus corpus

Habeus corpus

Dates: 1858 September 9

Handwritten and signed writ of habeus corpus dated 9 September 1858. The document concerns a custody case between Amos M. Musser and Almerin Grow over Grow's daughter Amy.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.04 linear ft.) : 3 p.
  • Creator: Utah. Courts (Salt Lake County)
  • Call Number: MSS SC 1313
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Habeus Corpus must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS SC 1313; Habeus Corpus; 19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS SC 1313, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Donated in 1974.
Acquisition Information
Donated; 1974.
Subject Terms
Grow, Almerin; Musser, A. Milton; Sinclair, Charles E., 1828-1887; Civil Procedure and Courts; Custody of children--Utah--History; Law--Utah--Sources; Politics, Government, and Law
Genre / Form
Writs
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_MSSSC1313
Finding Aid Title
Habeus corpus
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Benjamin Sipes
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-16T04:19-0600
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Historical Note

The case was heard by Charles E. Sinclair, Associate Justice of the United States Court for the Territory of Utah.



comments powered by Disqus

Site Navigation

Search this Collection

Collection Arrangement

Yellow highlight indicates current location in collection description

Print View

Help with this Collection

Ask us a Question

Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
ryan_lee@byu.edu