Slavery - Slave trials

Collection:
E. Merton Coulter manuscript collection
Title:
Slavery - Slave trials
Date of Original:
1797/1853
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 documents regarding enslaved Abraham (Abram), belonging to Nathan Atkinson, sentenced to death for stealing and letters of character requesting mercy. State of Louisiana vs. Slave Gilbert for "attempt to commit rape on the person of a white women". State vs. Slave Frank, property of F. Hardy, warrent of Execution. State of La. vs. G. Carny, "negro man named Isaac tried and convicted" and sentenced to lashes on bare back and to wear irons for six months.
Metadata URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/guan_2018_008-032
Digital Object URL:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/guan_2018_008-032#item
IIIF manifest:
https://dlg.usg.edu/record/guan_2018_008-032/presentation/manifest.json
Language:
eng
Bibliographic Citation (Cite As):
Box 8, Folder 32, E. Merton Coulter manuscript collection, ms2018, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.
Extent:
19 pages
Holding Institution:
Hargrett Library
Rights:
Rights Statement information

Locations