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115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each.

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115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each.

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115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each.
Collection

Middleton A. "Spike" Harris papers, 1929-1977.

Slavery and Abolition

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1929 - 1977
Date Created: 1844-01-03
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 34
Topics
Slavery
Notes
Content: Lest We Forget #115
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW89-A103
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11848343
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5bb3ab80-c6bd-012f-8c23-58d385a7bc34
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  • 1844: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1844. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c2c6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 28, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c2c6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1844). 115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c2c6-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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115. Petition regarding the estate of Maria Holliday, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, January 3, 1844. The sale of land and 300 slaves yielded over $51,000. The document lists the slaves, their ages, and the price for each.