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Written by:
John Latrobe, 1803 - 1891  Search this
Published by:
Lucas Bros. Inc., founded 1804  Search this
ink on paper, leather, and bast fiber string
H x W x D (closed): 24 1/4 × 6 1/4 × 2 3/8 in. (61.6 × 15.9 × 6 cm)
Place printed:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
This book is a sixth edition of The Justices' Practice Under the Laws of Maryland; Including the Duties of a Constable, and also of a Coroner by John H. B. Latrobe. The book was published by Lucas Brothers of Baltimore in 1861. The volume is bound in light brown leather and is bound with a bast fiber string. Text is stamped on the inside of the front cover reading "WM. WARREN, / Baltimore County, Md." with an additional inscription on the following page.
African American  Search this
Free communities of color  Search this
Fugitive enslaved  Search this
Law  Search this
Race discrimination  Search this
Self-liberation  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Liljenquist Family Collection
Object number:
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Documents and Published Materials
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture