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Public sale of negroes, by Richard Clagett.

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

Public sale of negroes, by Richard Clagett.

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

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[Clagett, Richard. Public Sale of Negroes, Potters Mart, Charleston, South Carolina]
Other Creator: McGlashan, E. L. (Everitt Lynn), 1911-1978
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Date: 1833 March 5
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Description:
Verso blank.
Physical Description:
1 l.|31cm.
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
Folder:
Folder 38
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
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Object ID: 10191754
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