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Collection
Vendue Lists
Object ID
Vendue 1823 F001 H
Description Level
Item
Collection
Vendue Lists
System of Arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by year.
Year
1823
Creator
Orphans' Court
People
Holland, J. J.
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Vendue
Reverend
Place
none
Object Name
Documents
Language
English and German
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Vendue 1823 F001 H
Classification
RG 04-00 0178
Location
LancasterHistory
Container
002
Box Number
002
Additional Notes
Occupation: Reverend.
1 item, 1 piece
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Request at Reference Desk; photocopy made by staff member.
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Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Object ID
Habeas 1822 F006
Description Level
Item
Collection
Habeas Corpus Papers
Description
A writ of habeas corpus is a procedure for obtaining a judicial determination of the legality of an individual's custody. This collection includes petitions for writs of habeas corpus and the writs themselves, showing the names of petitioners, persons to be brought to court, nature of dispute or alleged crime, dates of writs and accompanying documents, names of judges, and names of persons that the writs are filed against. Petitioners include indentured servants, runaway slaves, free African-Americans, convicted prisoners, those awaiting trial, relatives of prisoners, parties in child custody disputes, and relatives of army recruits and draftees. Arranged chronologically by date of filing. Handwritten, handwritten on printed forms, and a very few typewritten.
System of Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by date of filing.
Date of Accumulation
1800-1894, 1896, 1897
Year
1822
Creator
Prothonotary's Office
People
Clayton, Elizabeth Harris
Harris, Thomas
Benade, Andrew
Subcategory
Documentary Artifact
Search Terms
Reverend
Principal
Lititz Female Institution
Affidavits
Habeas corpus
Extent
8 cubic feet
Object Name
Documents
Language
English
Condition
Fair
Object ID
Habeas 1822 F006
Case Number
192.000
Classification
RG 01-00 2313
Location
LancasterHistory
Container
002
Box Number
002
Associated Material
Lancaster County Archives has Habeas Corpus dockets:
1799-1978, ten volumes, record of writs of Habeas Corpus written.
1895-1983, 43 boxes, original petitions.
Additional Notes
Petitioner: Harris, Thomas.
Filed against: Benade, Andrew. His occupation: Reverend and principal of the Lititz Female Institution.
Affidavit.
Habeas corpus, includes answer and decision.
2 items, 2 pieces
Access Conditions / Restrictions
Restricted use of original. A photocopy will be made for patron use.
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