Certificate admitting and enrolling James Thomson as attorney and barrister of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia

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Certificate admitting and enrolling James Thomson as attorney and barrister of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia

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MS-2-73, SF Box 23, Folder 2

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1 page (1 folder)

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Biographical history

James Thomson was a Halifax lawyer ca. 1838. In 1853 he collected and edited the records and papers of the Supreme Court covering the period 1834 to 1841.

Custodial history

The custodial history is unknown. A different James Thompson accession was made by Dalhousie University Archives in 1971, originally donated by Effie May Ross in 1927, but that accession is not described in this finding aid.

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Item is a parchment certificate admitting and enrolling James Thomson as an attorney and barrister of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, sealed and signed by Brenton Halliburton, Chief Justice of Nova Scotia.

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  • English

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English.

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Preferred citation: Certificate admitting and enrolling James Thomson as attorney and barrister of the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, MS-2-73, SF Box 23, Folder 2, Dalhousie University Archives, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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This item description comes from the Dalhousie University Archives Catalog. The complete, original description is available there.

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