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Title
Report of the case of Edward Prigg against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, argued and adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, at January term, 1842 : in which it was decided that all the laws of the several states relative to fugitive slaves are unconstitutional and void, and that Congress have the exclusive power of legislation on the subject of fugitive slaves escaping into other states
Contributor Names
Prigg, Edward.
Pennsylvania.
United States. Supreme Court.
Peters, Richard, 1780-1848.
Joseph Meredith Toner Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
Philadelphia : Stereotyped by L. Johnson, 1842.
Subject Headings
-  Fugitive slaves--Legal status, laws, etc.--United States
-  Prigg, Edward--Trials, litigation, etc
-  Pennsylvania--Trials, litigation, etc
Notes
-  Checklist Amer. imprints 42-4150
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Recat. to AACR2: vj14 10-21-98.
Medium
140 p. ; 25 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
E450 .P95
KF4545.S5 P73 1842
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/rbcmisc.lst0097
Library of Congress Control Number
20012721
Online Format
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Description
Checklist Amer. imprints 42-4150 Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Recat. to AACR2: vj14 10-21-98.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/20012721
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Chicago citation style:

Prigg, Edward, Pennsylvania, United States Supreme Court, Richard Peters, and Joseph Meredith Toner Collection. Report of the case of Edward Prigg against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, argued and adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, at January term, 1842: in which it was decided that all the laws of the several states relative to fugitive slaves are unconstitutional and void, and that Congress have the exclusive power of legislation on the subject of fugitive slaves escaping into other states. Philadelphia: Stereotyped by L. Johnson, 1842. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/20012721/. (Accessed June 25, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Prigg, E., Pennsylvania, United States Supreme Court, Peters, R. & Joseph Meredith Toner Collection. (1842) Report of the case of Edward Prigg against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, argued and adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, at January term, 1842: in which it was decided that all the laws of the several states relative to fugitive slaves are unconstitutional and void, and that Congress have the exclusive power of legislation on the subject of fugitive slaves escaping into other states. Philadelphia: Stereotyped by L. Johnson. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/20012721/.

MLA citation style:

Prigg, Edward, et al. Report of the case of Edward Prigg against the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, argued and adjudged in the Supreme Court of the United States, at January term, 1842: in which it was decided that all the laws of the several states relative to fugitive slaves are unconstitutional and void, and that Congress have the exclusive power of legislation on the subject of fugitive slaves escaping into other states. Philadelphia: Stereotyped by L. Johnson, 1842. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/20012721/>.