University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the James Lusk Alcorn Letter, 1871



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Alcorn, James Lusk
Title: James Lusk Alcorn Letter
Dates: 1871
Abstract: Letter from Mississippi Governor Alcorn to chancery clerk D.C. Keams in Fayette concerns the insufficient bond of the Jefferson County sheriff. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.
Extent: 1 item
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History,The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

James Lusk Alcorn served as governor of Mississippi from 1870-1871.


Scope and Contents

Letter from Mississippi Governor Alcorn to chancery clerk D.C. Keams in Fayette concerns the insufficient bond of the Jefferson County sheriff. Forms part of the Natchez Trace Collection.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.


Index Terms

Subjects
Alcorn, James Lusk, 1816-1894.
Keams, D. C.
Sheriffs--Mississippi.
Jefferson County (Miss.)--History--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

James Lusk Alcorn Letter, 1871, Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.


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Inventory

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2E549 Letter, 1871