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St. Louis County Court, First Judicial District records

 Collection — Box: SC
Identifier: S2429

Scope and Contents

The St. Louis County Court, 1st Judicial District, exercised jurisdiction over present day St. Louis, Lake, and Cook Counties.

The collection consists of a transcript of court proceedings together with an alphabetical index to those proceedings.

Dates

  • 1858-1869

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Kathryn A. Martin Library, Archives and Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Judicial district boundaries change over time. St. Louis County was in the second district from 1856-1858, the first district from 1858-1866, the seventh district from 1866-1874, and the eleventh district beginning in 1874. Currently the county is in the sixth judicial district.

Extent

1.00 Linear Inches

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The St. Louis County Court, 1st Judicial District, exercised jurisdiction over present day St. Louis, Lake, and Cook Counties. The collection consists of a transcript of court proceedings together with an alphabetical index to those proceedings.

Physical Location

This collection is located at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives. For more information about this collection or to make an appointment, contact us at libarchives@d.umn.edu or 218-726-8526.

General

This collection is owned by the Minnesota Historical Society, but is housed at the University of Minnesota Duluth Archives.

Title
Guide to the St. Louis County Court, First Judicial District records
Author
Finding Aid Authors: D. Gaynon.
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Collecting Area Details

Contact The University of Minnesota Duluth Archives and Special Collections Collecting Area

Contact:
Kathryn A. Martin Library
University of Minnesota Duluth
416 Library Drive
Duluth MN 55812-3001
(218) 726-8526