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1053: Rare Slave Documents. First Dated January 24 1812

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Rare Slave Documents. First Dated January 24 1812 from Jessamine County, Kentucky. Thomas Roberts requesting money or Negroes for his horses and at the men by the name of Isaac to the amount of 400, to one Negroe woman $225 cts to cash on his return 2.25 to 4 horses on his return 250. $877.25. Some losses, stains, creases. 12"h x 7 1/2"w. Along with a Slave Document dated January 3, 1849 relating to Dinwiddie County, Virginia. It states the hiring of "Pelina" for $45.00 with a "good suit of summer and winter clothes, shoes, stockings, hat and blanket". Signed with personal seal. 4 1/8"h x 7 3/4"w.

Estimate $100 – $200
Starting Bid $50
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6:00 AM - Apr 15, 2006
TW Conroy, LLC


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