Jury Instructions
   
Dred Scott )
vs ) Given.
Irene Emerson )

✓Given1[?]If the Jury believe from the evidence that the plaintiff was held in Slavery by the deceased Doctor Emerson at Fort Snelling situated in the Territory of the United States North West of the river Ohio, as defined by the act of Congress of July 12 — 1787. entitled “An Ordinance for the Government of the Territory of the United States North West of the River, Ohio, at any time after said ordinance went into effect, and at the time was the property of Said Emerson, then Said Plaintiff is entitled to his freedom —