Book/Printed Material Report of the decision of the Supreme court of the United States, and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford. December term, 1856.

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Report of the decision of the Supreme court of the United States, and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford. December term, 1856.
Contributor Names
United States. Supreme Court.
Scott, Dred, 1809-1858.
Sanford, John F. A., 1806 or 1807-1857.
Howard, Benjamin C. (Benjamin Chew), 1791-1872.
Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress)
John Cabell Breckinridge Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Washington, C. Wendell, printer, 1857.
Subject Headings
-  Scott, Dred,--1809-1858
-  Slavery--United States
Notes
-  "This case was brought up by writ of error, from the Circuit court of the United States for the district of Missouri. It was an action of trespass vi et armis instituted in the Circuit court by Scott against Sandford."--p. [3].
-  The points considered in the Supreme court were: Negro citizenship, jurisdiction of the Circuit court and the Missouri compromise act.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Choice/form AACR2: vj39 07-24-96
Medium
239 p. 23 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
KF4545.S5 H64 1857
AC901 .B7 vol. 19, no. 1 Title page partially mutilated.
Library of Congress Control Number
07008916
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"This case was brought up by writ of error, from the Circuit court of the United States for the district of Missouri. It was an action of trespass vi et armis instituted in the Circuit court by Scott against Sandford."--p. [3]. The points considered in the Supreme court were: Negro citizenship, jurisdiction of the Circuit court and the Missouri compromise act. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Choice/form AACR2: vj39 07-24-96
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United States Supreme Court, Dred Scott, John F. A Sanford, Benjamin C Howard, Joseph Meredith Toner Collection, John Cabell Breckinridge Pamphlet Collection, and John Davis Batchelder Collection. Report of the decision of the Supreme court of the United States, and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford. December term, 1856. Washington, C. Wendell, printer, 1857. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/07008916/. (Accessed November 20, 2017.)

APA citation style:

United States Supreme Court, Scott, D., Sanford, J. F. A., Howard, B. C., Joseph Meredith Toner Collection, John Cabell Breckinridge Pamphlet Collection & John Davis Batchelder Collection. (1857) Report of the decision of the Supreme court of the United States, and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford. December term, 1856. Washington, C. Wendell, printer. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/07008916/.

MLA citation style:

United States Supreme Court, et al. Report of the decision of the Supreme court of the United States, and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford. December term, 1856. Washington, C. Wendell, printer, 1857. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/07008916/>.