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Copyright and Reproduction Rules
The Missouri State Archives, the St. Louis Circuit Clerk's Office, and Washington University in St. Louis have created this digital collection for noncommercial, educational, and research purposes. Since the St. Louis Historic Circuit Court Records fall within the public domain, users may make use of these materials free of charge.
Researchers are encouraged to use this site for their work. All references to the materials on this Website should be cited as follows:
Plaintiff v. Defendant
Term of Court, Year
Case File Number
(Cite specific document if required)
Circuit Court Case Files
Office of the Circuit Clerk-St. Louis
Missouri State Archives-St. Louis
Office of the Secretary of State
[(Date Accessed), http://stlcourtrecords.wustl.edu]
For example, somebody viewing the November 1809 case no. 5 on June 17, 2002 would include the following:

William Clark (to the use of Missouri Fur Company) v. Francois St. Michel
November 1809
Case No. 5
Circuit Court Case Files
Office of the Circuit Clerk-St. Louis
Missouri State Archives-St. Louis
Office of the Secretary of State
[June 17, 2002, http://stlcourtrecords.wustl.edu]
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