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The Dred Scott decision :
opinion of Chief Justice Taney,
with an introduction by Dr. J.H. Van Evrie : also, an appendix, containing an essay on the natural history of the prognathous race of mankind, originally written for the New York day-book, by Dr. S.A. Cartwright, of New Orleans.

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Corporate Author: United States.
Related Names: Cartwright, Samuel A. 1793-1863., Van Evrie, John H. 1814-1896., Taney, Roger Brooke 1777-1864., Sanford, John F. A. 1806 or 7-1857., Scott, Dred 1809-1858.
Language(s): English
Published: New York : Van Evrie, Horton, 1863, c1859.
Subjects: Scott, Dred, > Scott, Dred, / 1809-1858.
United States. > United States. / Supreme Court.
Black race.
Missouri compromise.
African Americans > African Americans / Legal status, laws, etc.
Slavery > Slavery / United States > Slavery / United States / Legal status of slaves in free states.
Slavery > Slavery / United States > Slavery / United States / Extension to the territories.
Slavery > Slavery / Law and legislation > Slavery / Law and legislation / United States.
Citizenship.
Note: The points considered in the Supreme Court were: Negro citizenship, jurisdiction of the Circuit Court and the Missouri Compromise Act.
Dred Scott vs. Sanford.
Physical Description: ix, 48 p. ; 23 cm.
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