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Scott, Dred 1809-1858

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Works: 296 works in 746 publications in 1 language and 34,094 library holdings
Genres: History  Trials, litigation, etc  Speeches  Controversial literature 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KF4545.S5, 346.73013
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Report of the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott versus John F.A. Sandford, December term, 1856. [From the 19th volume of Howard's Reports] by United States( Book )

28 editions published between 1857 and 2008 in English and held by 570 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This case was brought up by writ of error, from the Circuit Court of the United States for the district of Missouri. It was an action of trespass vi et armis instituted in the circuit Court by Scott against Sandford
A report of the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States and the opinions of the judges thereof, in the case of Dred Scott vs. John F.A. Sandford, December term, 1856 by United States( Book )

11 editions published between 1857 and 2008 in English and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Printed from the 19th vol. of Howard's Reports
The case of Dred Scott in the United States Supreme court. The full opinions of Chief Justice Taney and Justice Curtis, and abstracts of the opinions of the other judges; with an analysis of the points ruled, and some concluding observations by United States( Book )

19 editions published between 1857 and 2010 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The questions which arose in the U.S. Supreme court were whether the plaintiff-in-error, a negro, was a citizen of the United States, in the sense in which that word is used in the Constitution, and whether the U.S. Circuit court had jurisdiction in the above mentioned case. The constitutionality of the Missouri compromise act was also brought into question
Dred Scott, (a colored man,) vs. John F.A. Sandford. : Argument of Montgomery Blair, of counsel for the plaintiff in error by Montgomery Blair( Book )

5 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The case of Dred Scott in the United States Supreme court by United States( Book )

2 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Extracts from the Dred Scott decision, 1857 by United States( Book )

3 editions published between 1895 and 1915 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Dred Scott case by Missouri( )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of 85 documents including summons, depositions, writs, bond documents, petitions, motions, affidavits, bills of exception, court orders, jury instructions, verdicts and opinions. These documents all relate to the two Missouri circuit court trials in the cases of Dred and Harriet Scott, held from 1846 to 1852
Dred Scott decision excerpts by United States( Recording )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A professional reading with ... background material, authentic music of the period [sung by Lorenz Graham, and] subsequent historical developments."
Dred Scott decision ; John Brown's last speech( Recording )

1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dred Scott's case by Vincent Charles Hopkins( Book )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detailed discussion of a case decided by the U.S. Supreme Court on March 6, 1857, on the citizenship of free Negroes and related issues
The Dred Scott case, its significance in American law and politics by Don E Fehrenbacher( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Studies this famous case of judicial failure, and discusses the legal bases of slavery, the debate over the Constitution, and the dispute over slavery and continental expansion
They have no rights : Dred Scott's struggle for freedom by Walter Ehrlich( Book )

1 edition published in 1979 in Undetermined and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of the case of Dred Scott against Sandford, in the Supreme Court of the United States, etc by Samuel Augustus Foot( Book )

1 edition published in 1859 in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cotton is king, and pro-slavery arguments: comprising the writings of Hammond, Harper, Christy, Stringfellow, Hodge, Bledsoe, and Cartwright, on this important subject by E. N Elliott( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Dred Scott decision: law or politics? by Stanley I Kutler( Book )

1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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They have no rights : Dred Scott's struggle for freedom
Alternative Names
Dred Scott niewolnik, dochodzący prawa do wolności przed Sądem Najwyższym USA

Dred Scott US-amerikanischer Sklave

Скотт, Дред

דרד סקוט

درد اسکات

드레드 스콧

ドレッド・スコット

德雷德·斯科特

Languages
English (280)

Covers
Mrs. Dred Scott : a life on slavery's frontierSlavery, law, and politics : the Dred Scott case in historical perspectiveThey have no rights : Dred Scott's struggle for freedomThe Dred Scott case : slavery and citizenshipDred Scott v. Sandford : a brief history with documentsDred Scott and the problem of constitutional evilOrigins of the Dred Scott case : Jacksonian jurisprudence and the Supreme Court, 1837-1857