Book/Printed Material A.L. Gusman in behalf of Samuel Wright, appellant, vs. L.H. Marreno, sheriff, &c. : brief for appellant

About this Item

Title
A.L. Gusman in behalf of Samuel Wright, appellant, vs. L.H. Marreno, sheriff, &c. : brief for appellant
Summary
Legal brief on behalf of Samuel Wright, presumably an African American, convicted in Louisiana of rape and sentenced to hang, challenging the legality of the Louisiana state constitution of 1898 under which Wright was convicted.
Contributor Names
Wright, Samuel.
Gusman, A. L.
Marrero, L. H.
Lawson, Jesse, inscriber.
Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
City of Washington : Beresford, Printer, [1900?]
Subject Headings
-  Constitutional law--Louisiana
-  Jury--Louisiana
-  African Americans
Notes
-  Cover title.
-  At head of title: In the Supreme Court of the United States, October term, 1900, no. 223.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  LC copy inscribed in pen on cover: Compliments of Jesse Lawson; annotated in pencil on p. [1]: Colored men on juries.
Medium
23 p. ; 22 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E449 .D16 vol. 23, no. 17
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/lcrbmrp.t2317
Library of Congress Control Number
91898524
Online Format
image
online text
pdf
Description
Legal brief on behalf of Samuel Wright, presumably an African American, convicted in Louisiana of rape and sentenced to hang, challenging the legality of the Louisiana state constitution of 1898 under which Wright was convicted.
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/91898524
Additional Metadata Formats
MARCXML Record
MODS Record
Dublin Core Record
IIIF Presentation Manifest
Manifest (JSON/LD)

Rights & Access

Rights assessment is your responsibility.

The contents of the Library of Congress African American Perspectives collection have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse.

More about Copyright and other Restrictions

For guidance about compiling full citations consult Citing Primary Sources.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collections Division.

Cite This Item

Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Wright, Samuel, A. L Gusman, L. H Marrero, Jesse Lawson, and Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. A.L. Gusman in behalf of Samuel Wright, appellant, vs. L.H. Marreno, sheriff, &c.: brief for appellant. [City of Washington: Beresford, Printer, ?, 1900] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/91898524/.

APA citation style:

Wright, S., Gusman, A. L., Marrero, L. H., Lawson, J. & Daniel Murray Pamphlet Collection. (1900) A.L. Gusman in behalf of Samuel Wright, appellant, vs. L.H. Marreno, sheriff, &c.: brief for appellant. [City of Washington: Beresford, Printer, ?] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/91898524/.

MLA citation style:

Wright, Samuel, et al. A.L. Gusman in behalf of Samuel Wright, appellant, vs. L.H. Marreno, sheriff, &c.: brief for appellant. [City of Washington: Beresford, Printer, ?, 1900] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/91898524/>.