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This arrest warrant and indictment, filed 1859, relate to the case of the United States vs. Joseph Conant. Conant was accused of cutting down and taking trees worth a total of five hundred dollars from Miami tribal land between February and June of 1859. He was indicted during the adjourned May term of the Third District Court of the Kansas Territory in Fort Scott. During the mid-19th century, the Miami tribal lands in Kansas were in present-day Linn and Miami counties.

Date: 1859

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Item Number: 444903
Call Number: Kansas Territory Criminal Case Files, Box 7, Folder 13
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 444903

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