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Bill of sale for $750 for slave Rachael and her two children, St. Louis, December 1852

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Title
Bill of sale for $750 for slave Rachael and her two children, St. Louis, December 1852
Collection

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

Slavery and Abolition

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1929 - 1977
Date Created: 1852-12
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 34
Topics
Slavery
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Slave trade -- United States
African American families
Child slaves
Women slaves
Slave bills of sale
Notes
Content: Lest We Forget #099
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW89-A103
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11848343
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5cd5e5a0-c6bd-012f-55f8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1852: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Bill of sale for $750 for slave Rachael and her two children, St. Louis, December 1852" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1852. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c25d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Bill of sale for $750 for slave Rachael and her two children, St. Louis, December 1852" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c25d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1852). Bill of sale for $750 for slave Rachael and her two children, St. Louis, December 1852 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c25d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Bill of sale for $750 for slave Rachael and her two children, St. Louis, December 1852