Alexander Galbraith v. John & Samuel Seiber, Common School Commissioners

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Supreme Court Case Name: 
Alexander Galbraith v. John & Samuel Seiber, Common School Commissioners
Case Date: 
1846
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Contract for Labor and Materials

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
11
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Galbraith had been hired to teach at the unfinished school located near the widow Rector's. Salary would be $14 per month. Locals would furnish the building materials for Galbraith to finish the school. Others involved: William Hogshead, Moses Overton, William Peak, Richard Oliver, Joseph Galbraith, Elias Butcher. Case may be of interest to those studying antebellum Tennessee education.