Slavery-Confederate States of America, bills of sale, requisitions, receipts

Collection:
E. Merton Coulter manuscript collection
Title:
Slavery-Confederate States of America, bills of sale, requisitions, receipts
Date of Original:
1745/1942
Subject:
Slavery--Georgia--History
Slavery--United States
Enslaved people--Georgia
Slave bills of sale--Georgia
Slaveholders--Georgia
Location:
United States, Georgia, 32.75042, -83.50018
United States, Georgia, Clarke County, 33.95117, -83.36733
United States, Georgia, Jackson County, 34.13388, -83.56635
Medium:
judicial records
Type:
Text
Format:
image/jp2
Description:
Includes receipts for arresting and delivering "runaway negro (teamster) in the employ of Capt. N. A. Birge"; fee for crossing over the tall bridge at Big Cypress Bay on Jefferson with ox teams, mules, "30 negroes" and horsemen; hire of "negro named Austin"; "services of 1 negro boy named Dave"; hire of wagons and "negroes named Israel, Dick, Smith, Alfred, and Joe"; "hire of negro man Elick"; "Received of Mr. W. A. Carr two negroes slaves, Ephram, Cobb Reuben"; "Received of Wm. A. Carr the following named Negroes Dave + Frank... for Government employ"; and Act of Sale by J. W. B. Edwards of Troup County to Susan Montgomery of Franklin County, Arkansas, "a mutto girl slave for life named Anna aged about eighteen... a good seamstress + hairdresser + chamber maid"
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/guan_2018_008-018
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/guan_2018_008-018#item
IIIF manifest:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/guan_2018_008-018/presentation/manifest.json
Language:
eng
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Box 8, Folder 18, E. Merton Coulter manuscript collection, ms2018, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Extent:
22 pages
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:
Rights Statement information

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