Freedom Suits

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Freedom Suits

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Items in the Freedom Suits Collection

Judgment in the case of Robin, et al., v. Hardaway
"the Plts [Plaintiffs] are free and not Slaves."

Gibson Family Genealogical Chart
Charles Evans and others sued for their freedom based on their descent from Jane Gibson, "an Indian Woman, the ancestor." They submitted this genealogical chart as evidence in Charles Evans et al. v. Lewis B. Allen, filed in the Superior Court of…