Irene Emerson vs. Dred Scott (of color)
State of MissouriMissouri )

)[illegible abbreviation] I. , a Justice of the Peace within and for the County aforesaid, do hereby certify that , the above named deponent was by me sworn to testify the whole truth of his knowledge, touching the matter in controversy in the causes aforesaid; And that his deposition was reduced to writing and subscribed by him in my presence, on the thirteenth day of May, 1847, between the hours of eight oâclock in the forenoon And Six oâclock in the afternoon, at the Office of Charles D. Drake in the , in the and .

Given under my hand May 13th 1847.

Justice of the Peace

Fee $ 1.00 paidpd. by Dred ScottDred Scott , plaintiffplff.