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Collection Reference Number GLC03623
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1804 
Title Aaron Burr to unknown stating that it is impossible for him to testify in a trial
Date 30 December 1804
Author Burr, Aaron (1756-1836)  
Document Type Correspondence
Content Description States that it is impossible for him to testify in a trial in Hartford, Connecticut on 2 March 1805. Remarks that he believes it unlikely that the court will not accommodate his time restraints as he is serving a public duty. Asks that if the trial has to be heard, the recipient must draw up and send him an affidavit so that he can sign it.
Subjects Vice President  Government and Civics  Law  
People Burr, Aaron (1756-1836)  
Place written Washington, D.C.
Theme Law; Government & Politics
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Burr was vice president at the time.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859
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