A Guide to the Joseph W. Garrety Petition, 1849
In 1849, Joseph W. Garrety filed a petition for injunction to Judge Robert E. B. Baylor (1793-1873) in the District Court of Travis County, in response to a judgment rendered by Justice of the Peace H. C. Hyde in the court case Alexander G. Gayle vs. Joseph W. Garrety.
The Joseph W. Garrety Petition, 1849, is a legal document outlining Garrety’s appeal for an injunction on a prior case in which he was a defendant, Alexander G. Gayle vs. Joseph W. Garrety. The document is addressed the Honorable R. E. B. Baylor in the District Court of Travis County.
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Joseph W. Garrety Petition, 1849, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.
Basic processing and cataloging of this collection was supported with funds from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) for the Briscoe Center’s "History Revealed: Bringing Collections to Light" project, 2009-2011.
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