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New York State Supreme Court of Judicature (Albany) Notices of Appointments of Agents

Held by the New York State Archives


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New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The documents in this series are brief notices of appointment of local agents by attorneys to act for them in all matters in the Supreme Court of Judicature. On the dorso of each one are found the names of the attorney and his local agent and the filing date. Appointment of legal agents was authorized by rules of the court first adopted in January Term 1799, and August Term 1809. The series also contains incoming correspondence, primarily concerning agents.
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Quantity:
1.3 cubic feet (3 boxes)
Inclusive Dates:
1826-1840
Series Number:
J0150

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Chronological by year, then by name of appointing attorney.

Scope and Content Note

The documents in this series are brief notices of appointment of local agents by attorneys to act for them in all matters in the Supreme Court of Judicature. On the dorso of each one are found the names of the attorney and his local agent and the filing date. Appointment of legal agents was authorized by rules of the court first adopted in January Term 1799, and August Term 1809. The series also contains some incoming correspondence, most of it concerning agents.

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Series J1150 New York State Supreme Court of Judicature (Albany) Register of Agents, records names of agents appointed during the years 1799-1813.

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