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Title:[Petition] 1842 May 23 [to] James Jones / Citizens of Morgan County : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author: Citizens of Morgan County

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Date: May 23, 1842
Extent: 4p
Summary:This is a petition for the relief of debt collection and settlement. The signers of the petition, in fear of having their property sold for less than two-thirds its value, ask the governor of Tennessee, James Jones to request the state legislature to pass some resolution that will aid in relieving the distress of the community, including a two year moratorium.
Collection:Governor James Jones Papers
Document: sl617

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