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Label
1788
Inclusive dates
1788
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Opinion of Alexander Campbell (d. 1796) concerning the estate of Chattwin Chowning formerly of Lancaster County, Virginia
Member of
Action
  • Accessioned
  • Described
Biographical or historical data
Alexander Campbell was born in Westmoreland County, Virginia, to Reverend Archibald Campbell and his second wife Hannah McCoy Campbell. After graduating from the College of William & Mary about 1785, Campbell began practicing law. Settling in Richmond, he often worked with John Marshall (1755-1835), and, with Marshall and Patrick Henry (1736-1799), served as defense council in one of Virginia's most sensational trials. Campbell served as United States attorney for the eastern district of Virginia. He committed suicide 18 July 1796.
Cataloging source
Vi
Form designation
Opinion
Label
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
1
Immediate source of acquisition
Chowning, Carroll C.
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
000498173
Reproduction note
Photostats (negative).
Type of unit
leaf.

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