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New York State Court of Appeals Motion Papers (Examples)

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series consists of a small quantity of examples of motion papers and related documents filed with the clerk of the Court of Appeals in the nineteenth century (predominantly). Documents include affidavits and notices of motion, affidavits of service, orders of substitution, orders of continuance or discontinuance, stipulations, petitions, notices of argument, notices of judgment, and returns on appeal.
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0.4 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1847-1886, 1933
Bulk Dates:
bulk 1862-1864
Series Number:
J6000

Scope and Content Note

This series consists of a small quantity of examples of motion papers and related documents filed with the clerk of the Court of Appeals in the nineteenth century (predominantly). Documents include affidavits and notices of motion, affidavits of service, orders of substitution, orders of continuance or discontinuance, stipulations, petitions, notices of argument, notices of judgment, and returns on appeal.

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Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of this material.

Custodial History

The Court of Appeals placed these records on deposit at the Historical Documents Collection, Queens College, from 1973-1982. These records were preserved as examples nineteenth-century Court of Appeals motion papers and related documents. The remainder of the series is believed to have been destroyed.

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