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Journal

Creator: Sedgwick County. Court of Common Pleas

Date: 1889 - 1891

Level of Description: Series

Material Type:

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 216590

Space Required/Quantity: 1.50 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Journal

Administrative History

Administrative History: The Court of Common Pleas was created in Sedgwick County by the State Legislature in 1889 in order to deal with a backlog of cases in the county's district court. Similar courts were also created in Wyandotte and Shawnee Counties.

[Canfield, James Hulme. Local Government in Kansas. Rev. ed. Philadelphia: Cowperthwait & Co., [1889].]

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Record of proceedings of the court, including case titles and numbers, dates, court orders and decrees, nature of pleadings filed, disposition of case, and other related information.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Kansas. Court of Common Pleas (Sedgwick County) -- Records and correspondence
    District courts -- Kansas -- Sedgwick County
    Procedure (Law) -- Kansas -- Sedgwick County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Sedgwick County. Courts. Court of Common Pleas.