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Campbell, B. M. & W. L. Receipt for sale of "four Negro slaves named Betsy and her three children... Rachel, Clea, and Eliza" to E. H. Simmons.

From: E. L. McGlashan collection of documents concerning slavery in the United States

Campbell, B. M. & W. L. Receipt for sale of "four Negro slaves named Betsy and her three children... Rachel, Clea, and Eliza" to E. H. Simmons.

From: E. L. McGlashan collection of documents concerning slavery in the United States

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Other Creator: McGlashan, E. L. (Everitt Lynn), 1911-1978
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Date: 1851 September 4
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Verso blank.
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1 receipt|11 x 19 cm.
Host Note:
This collection of 46 documents consists of manuscript bills of sale, receipts, estate appraisals, deeds of gift, manumission statements, promissory notes, and other papers documenting slave ownership and the slave trade in the United States between 1770 and 1863. The bulk of the material documents slavery in North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Georgia, Kentucky and Alabama. There are also legal documents recording slavery transactions in Maine, Tennessee, Pennsylvania, and Louisiana.
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Box 1
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Folder 17
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Curatorial Area: General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
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Object ID: 10191752
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