Te Hia Excellency Caleb^w a West, *".
Governor of Utah Territory! 11251
Wc tha underaignad residents of tho Stata of Colorado hereby certify that wa knew John T. .
Harrington who waa aonyiataa abont tha month of July, 1886, in a
oourt of tha Territory of Utah, for tha lynching of one *iaehcr,
and who ia new in tha penitentiary of Utah Territory under the sentence inpoaed on hia reeuitlng free* aaid aoavletien* We knew aaid
John T • Harrington aa ■ raaideat of Gilpin County, Colorado., for
acaaa ala yeara, rraa about the year 1878 te about iaa*>, and we *n; ■
him to he a young man of good reputation. He wae a miner by oo-
eupation, waa induatrioua, truthful and peaceable; In brief, waa
a good citizen daring hia reaides.ee In aaid Qilpln County, Colorado.
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