Ralph, a man of colour v. James Coleman and Duncan Coleman
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RalphRalph a Man of color
Coleman DuncanColeman Duncan

In the St Louis Circuit CourtCircuit Court
MissouriMissouri suit for freedom &c.

To the above named Defendant EdwardEdward Bates BatesEdward Bates being his
attorney of RecordSirI shall proceed to take Depositions to
be said in evidence in the above cause at the court house
in the town of Equality county of GallatinGallatin & state of IllinoisIllinoison
the twenty third day of Novemberinstant & at the court house
in the town of MadisonvilleMadisonvilleHopkinsHopkins county KentuckyKentucky on the twenty eight day of November instant between the hours of eight
o clock A.M. and six o clock P.M. of each of said days and
I shall continue taking Depositions at each place from day to
say (sundays excepted) between the same hours on each day
until I shall take as many as I deem necessary November 11th 1833

RalphRalph by GG A Bird AG A Bird BirdG A Bird
his attorney