Chicago Portrait Co. & H. O. Freeman v. R. E. Routon

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Chicago Portrait Co. & H. O. Freeman v. R. E. Routon
Case Date: 
1901
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Tax Collection

Database - TN Research:

County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
27
Notes / Description: 

Freeman was a salesman in the county but had not obtained a peddler's license nor had he paid taxes on pictures & frames the company sold. (Freeman's job was to travel & take orders for company products.) Routon was Deputy County Clerk. Sample receipt, or "ticket," is found on p. 9. Case provides a good record of period retail art & photo reproduction in pastels, crayon, and sepia.