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Legal complaint lodged against Fool Chief

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Creator: United States. District Court (Kansas)

Date: June 28, 1862 - June 30, 1862

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: MC601 Kansas Marshals history

Unit ID: 226082

Summary: These are court documents concerning a complaint lodged against Fool Chief, a Kansas Indian for stealing a horse. Supposedly about the middle of June, 1862, in Morris County, Kansas, one horse with a value of $50.00 was taken by Fool Chief. A warrant against Fool Chief and subpoenas for witnesses were issued. The case was dismissed after the witnesses failed to prove that the horse was stolen.

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Title (Main title): Legal complaint lodged against Fool Chief


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