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Title
Handbill advertising auction and brokerage business opening
Collection

Miscellaneous American Letters and Papers (MALP)

Slavery and Abolition

Slavery Auctions

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1837-06-20
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 76
Topics
African Americans -- History
African Americans -- Social conditions
Slavery
Genres
Documents
Advertisements
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Authors: George W. Wylly and Thomas W. Collins
Content: Advertising handbill issued by Wylly and Collins of Savannah giving notice that they have opened an auction and brokerage business, buying and selling: "Real Estate, Negroes, Stocks and Bonds".
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19971708
MSS Unit ID: 24901
Archives EAD ID: 3338240
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3955d080-2438-0138-6db0-67379a4a32ce
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1837: Created
  • 2023: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Handbill advertising auction and brokerage business opening" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1837. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b6364e0-24ec-0138-681d-1787419c6875

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Handbill advertising auction and brokerage business opening" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 24, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b6364e0-24ec-0138-681d-1787419c6875

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1837). Handbill advertising auction and brokerage business opening Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/7b6364e0-24ec-0138-681d-1787419c6875

Wikipedia Citation

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Handbill advertising auction and brokerage business opening