Manuscripts/Mixed Material Writ of Fieri Facias in John & Augustus Kerr & Co. v. Constant & Francis, [Law papers].
- Writ of Fieri Facias in John & Augustus Kerr & Co. v. Constant & Francis, [Law papers].
- Contributor Names
- Lincoln, Abraham (Author)
- Stuart, John Todd (Author)
- Created / Published
- Sangamon County, Illinois, December 28, 1837
- Subject Headings
- - Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
- - Lincoln's law practice
- - Stuart, John Todd (1807-1885)
- - Kerr, John (Lincoln's law practice)
- - Kerr, Augustus (Lincoln's law practice)
- - Constant, Thomas (Lincoln's law practice)
- - Francis, Josiah (Lincoln's law practice)
- - Manuscripts
- - legal case and case notes
- - United States -- Illinois -- Sangamon
- legal case and case notes
- - Summary: Constant and Francis gave John and Augustus Kerr and Company a promissory note for $522.55 but failed to pay. John and Augustus Kerr and Co. retained Stuart and Lincoln and sued Constant and Francis in an action of assumpsit to recover the debt. Constant and Francis failed to appear, and the court ruled for John and Augustus Kerr and Co. and awarded $440.14 in damages. The court sold three lots in Athens, Illinois, that Francis owned to John and Augustus Kerr and Co. for $300 to satisfy the judgment.
- 19.8 x 31.8 cm.
- Call Number
- Law Papers; Portfolio 1, no. 13
- Source Collection
- The Alfred Whital Stern Collection of Lincolniana
- Rare Book And Special Collections Division
- Digital Id
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