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Title:[Stay of Execution ] 1846 Jun. 10 [for] Clarissa, a slave / Aaron Brown : a machine readable transcription of an image
Author:Brown, Aaron

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Date: June 10, 1846
Extent: 2p
Summary:This document is a 23 day stay of execution from Tennessee Governor Aaron Venable Brown for a slave named Clarissa, who was convicted of infanticide by the Circuit court for Franklin County. The governor ordered the stay in order to review the case.
Collection:Governor Aaron V. Brown Papers

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