Race and Slavery Petitions Project

Petition 11086013 Details

State:Mississippi
Salutation:To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Mississippi
Filing Date:circa 1860

General Petition Information

Abstract:A committee appointed by the citizens of Enterprise complains about "traveling agents of various kinds from abroad" who promote "insubordination of our slave population." They ask the legislature to pass an act requiring these agents to obtain a license in the county to transact business.
Result:No recorded result
# of Petition Pages:3
Related Documents:No related documents are associated with petition 11086013

People Associated with Petition 11086013

Slaves:0
Free Persons of Color:0
Defendants:0
Petitioners:3
Other People:0

Citation Information

Repository: Mississippi Department of Archives and History, Jackson, Mississippi

  • Legislative Papers, Petitions and Memorials
  • Record Group: 47
  • Volume: 30

Processing Information

Record Created:10/6/1995
Record Final Edited:4/1/1998
Record Last Updated on:12/14/2007 3:21:00 PM