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  Legal brief, Daniel Powell vs. Moses Grinter
Author: No authors specified.
Date: August 5, 1859

This document, prepared by J. Stillwell Stockton, attorney for defendant Moses Grinter in a lawsuit against Daniel Powell, outlines Grinter's defense. Grinter maintained that it was not he who owed money to Powell for damages to a ferry boat, but Powell who owed him. Grinter, a Kentucky man, had run the ferry at the Delaware Crossing of the Kansas River since 1830.

Location of Original: KU         Call Number: RH MS 69.5.103
Item Number: 102006              Number of images: 6
Keywords: Delaware crossing; Ferries; Grinter, Moses; Kansas River, Kansas Territory; Lawsuits; Legal documents; Powell, Daniel; Stockton, J. Stillwell; Water transportation; Wyandotte County, Kansas Territory
 
 

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