Circuit Court, Burnett County, Wisconsin, Criminal case files, 1895-1948

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Reference code

US ARC Burnett Series 54

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collection

Title

Circuit Court, Burnett County, Wisconsin, Criminal case files, 1895-1948

Date(s)

  • 1895-1948 (Creation)

Extent

6 cubic feet (15 archives boxes)

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Criminal case files filed in Circuit Court and County Court for Burnett County. Complaints, notes, summonses, transcripts, evidence, rulings, orders, judgments, appeals, and execution orders. Cases relate to felony criminal offenses such as murder, assault and battery, adultery, larceny, fornication, rape, illegal liquor sales, vandalism, and gambling. Circuit Court ranges from approximately 1927-1948. County Court cases range from approximately 1895-1943.

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Numerical by case file number.

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Conditions governing access

This collection is available for transfer through the Area Research Center Network. Contact Area Research Center and University Archives for more information.

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Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright may not have been transferred to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.

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General note

You can search for names included in these case files using the River Falls Archives Records Search linked from the archives home page. Contact archives@uwrf.edu for more information.
S. Edwards, 02/07/2024

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OCLC

173695089

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Archivist's note

Copied from Cat record in Alma.
S. Edwards, 02/07/2024

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