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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Lists or registers of cases before a tribunal, usually kept by the clerk of the court, identifying the cases, with entries of action taken; used originally in connection with judicial proceedings, now also used in connection with quasi-judicial or administrative proceedings.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Calhoun County Justice of the Peace Docket

Identifier: RH-A-3585
Scope and Contents This docket was purchased from John I. Herrick who was a bookseller and stationer who operated out of Detroit. The docket itself contains many civil cases spanning over a three year period. They are the cases tried by John Balkeom. The cases he tired are civil cases that give a brief description of the case, and damages and costs awarded. On the bottom of many of the case pages is the date that the payment was made.
Dates: 1845-1857