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Title
Caty Ann Birth Certificate
Collection

Middleton "Spike" Harris slavery and abolition collection,1718-1876

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1805-09-15
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 34
Topics
Slavery -- United States
Arrest
Genres
Documents
Birth certificates
Notes
Content: Lawrence County. The Grand Jury of said county charge that before the finding of the Indictment transcript: Charles Spires did buy or receive from Adam a slave belonging ot John M McGaughey a piece of meat were?? The conseal of the owner, master or overeer of said slave, verbally or in writing; spee?? The articles to be bought or recive from said slave first obtained ay?? the….?
Statement of responsibility: Written by John Myer Senior
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19115409
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f40c9ee0-2b3b-0138-9e98-7f8b44e49469
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1805: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Caty Ann Birth Certificate" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1805. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4a9dc000-2b3c-0138-80a4-1b538072fef0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Caty Ann Birth Certificate" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4a9dc000-2b3c-0138-80a4-1b538072fef0

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1805). Caty Ann Birth Certificate Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/4a9dc000-2b3c-0138-80a4-1b538072fef0

Wikipedia Citation

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Caty Ann Birth Certificate