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Large State of Tennessee sheriff summons archive, most issued by William Sawyers, Justice of the Peace, Knox County, 100 plus items. Includes seventeen bundles of over a hundred warrants, tied in string, with twenty two loose warrants, dated c. 1821-1830. Warrants approx. 6 1/8" H x 7 3/4" W. Largest bundle – 2 1/2" H x 7 1/2" W x 2 1/2" W. Provenance: Descended through the family of Revolutionary War soldier, Colonel John Sawyers. CONDITION: Warrants exhibit toning, foxing spots, dampstaining, areas of insect damage, to be expected from age. Bundles not examined for content or condition.