Making History: Transcribe is made possible in part by federal funding provided through the Library Services and Technology Act program administered by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Gee, James S.: Petition, Petersburg

image 5 of 6

Zoom in to read each word clearly.
Some images may have writing in several directions. To rotate an image, hold down shift-Alt and use your mouse to spin the image so it is readable.

This transcription is complete!

Petition of James S Gee, praying for the passage of a law authorizing the emancipation of certain slaves.

R.B. Bolling Jan. 15th, 1844 refd. to Cts of J [referred to Courts of Justice]

1844 Feby & Bill