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Guide to the Kings County Commission for Collecting Evidence of Fraud and Outrages affidavit book 1977.019

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One bound volume of handwritten affidavits of election fraud in the Kings County election of 1871, compiled by the Kings County Committee for the Collecting of Evidence of Frauds and Outrages. Each affidavit is a sworn statement attesting to the individual having observed some form of election fraud. Testimonies concerning African-Americans are included.