Douglas MacArthur collection  1885-1983 (bulk 1917-1919)
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  1845 May . Nathaniel Baxter, Attorney General of Maury County, Tennessee ADS; Maury County, Tennessee. (1 page)
Regarding the charge that Clarissa, a free black woman, is guilty of keeping a house of ill repute; she "unlawfully did keep and maintain a certain common ill governed and disorderly house…" In addition, " in the said house for the...gain of her the said Clarissa certain persons as well men as women of evil name and of dishonest conversation...willfully did cause and procure to frequent and come together... misbehaving themselves."