Book/Printed Material Contested election case of Cornelius J. Jones vs. T.C. Catchings in House of Representatives of 56th Congress of the United States : brief of contestant

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Title
Contested election case of Cornelius J. Jones vs. T.C. Catchings in House of Representatives of 56th Congress of the United States : brief of contestant
Summary
Brief of a legal case in which an African American alleges irregularities in a recent Congressional election in Mississippi. Included are excerpts from the Mississippi state constitution and election laws, newspaper articles, etc., relating to the case.
Contributor Names
Jones, Cornelius J.
Walker, J. E. (James Edward)
Doan, R. E.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.?] : National Publishing Co., Prs., [1899]
Subject Headings
-  Catchings, T. C.--(Thomas Clendinen),--1847-1927
-  Jones, Cornelius J.,--1858-1931
-  Contested elections--Mississippi
Notes
-  Cover title.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy has inscription in pencil on cover: Cornelius J. Jones vs. T.C. Catchings, 1899; in ink: Compliments of Cornelius J. Jones.
Medium
27 p. ; 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. 19, no. 8
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t1908
Library of Congress Control Number
91898489
Online Format
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Description
Brief of a legal case in which an African American alleges irregularities in a recent Congressional election in Mississippi. Included are excerpts from the Mississippi state constitution and election laws, newspaper articles, etc., relating to the case.
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Chicago citation style:

Jones, Cornelius J, J. E Walker, R. E Doan, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. Contested election case of Cornelius J. Jones vs. T.C. Catchings in House of Representatives of 56th Congress of the United States: brief of contestant. [Washington, D.C.?: National Publishing Co., Prs, 1899] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898489/.

APA citation style:

Jones, C. J., Walker, J. E., Doan, R. E. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1899) Contested election case of Cornelius J. Jones vs. T.C. Catchings in House of Representatives of 56th Congress of the United States: brief of contestant. [Washington, D.C.?: National Publishing Co., Prs] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898489/.

MLA citation style:

Jones, Cornelius J, et al. Contested election case of Cornelius J. Jones vs. T.C. Catchings in House of Representatives of 56th Congress of the United States: brief of contestant. [Washington, D.C.?: National Publishing Co., Prs, 1899] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898489/>.