Board of Mayor and Alderman of Knoxville v. Standard Oil Company

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Board of Mayor and Alderman of Knoxville v. Standard Oil Company
Case Date: 
1889
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Tax Collection

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County:

Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
32
Notes / Description: 

Case was filed so the city could collect a $100 Privilege Tax they claimed they were due. The tax was based on an ordinance adopted July 17, 1888 and amended July 20, 1888.