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|Title:||Hines Family Papers|
|Abstract:||This collection consists of personal documents belonging to Henry C. Hines and John H. Hines, including a high school diploma, a law license issued by the State of New Jersey, and a U.S passport.|
|Quantity:||0.04 linear feet (4 folders)|
|Collection Number:||MG 1572|
Henry C. Hines was an attorney who practiced law in Newark, New Jersey. He graduated from Public High School in Newark, New Jersey in 1874. Hines then was licensed to practice law in New Jersey in 1883, and became a Master in Chancery in New Jersey in 1884.
This collection consists of the personal documents belonging to Henry C. Hines and John H. Hines. Included in the papers is Henry C. Hines's high school diploma, his license to practice law issued by the State of New Jersey, as well as a passport issued by the U.S. Department of State in 1894 for John H. Hines (b. ca. 1834). In addition to these personal documents, there is also correspondence from the U.S. Attorney General Charles Devens, dated June 2, 1880, addressed to the U.S. Attorney in Newark, New Jersey. The letter authorized the U.S. Attorney in Newark to appeal the case, U.S. v. Seth B. Ryder, et al, to the U.S. Supreme Court. There is also a document dated May 20, 1738, signed by John Lamprey and Samuel Lane, which set forth the code of conduct for an unidentified society.
|The entries below represent persons, organizations, topics, forms, and occupations documented in this collection.|
|Devens, Charles, 1820-1891.|
|Hines, Henry C.|
|Hines, John H.|
This collection should be cited as: Manuscript Group 1572, Hines Family Papers, The New Jersey Historical Society.
Gift of Elizabeth Osborne, April 1998.
|1||1||Diploma, public high school, Newark, N.J. (damaged item)||1874 July 1|
|1||1||License to practice law, State of New Jersey||1883 Feb. 26|
|1||1||License, Master in Chancery, The Chancery of New Jersey||1884 Jan 16|
|1||2||John H. Hines U.S. Passport (damaged)||1894 Mar. 7|
|1||3||Letter from U.S. Attorney General Charles Devens to U.S. Attorney's Office, Newark, N.J.||1880 June 2|
|1||4||Code of Conduct for unnamed society, signed by John Lampreys and Samuel Lane.||1738 May 20|
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