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Nancy, a woman of color or negro vs Joseph Butler Clark County, Arkansas Territory

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Title
Nancy, a woman of color or negro vs Joseph Butler Clark County, Arkansas Territory
Collection

Miscellaneous American Letters and Papers

Slavery and Abolition

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1828-01 (Approximate)
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 76, Box 9
Topics
African Americans
African Americans -- History
African Americans -- Social conditions
Slavery
Genres
Documents
Notes
Date: Date filed: January 13, 1828
Description
Document records the efforts of Nancy, apparently a free African-American woman, to recover damages for assault and battery and false imprisonment (servitude) against Butler.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19971708
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): c054b8b0-1453-0133-a70a-58d385a7bbd0
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

  • 1828: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Nancy, a woman of color or negro vs Joseph Butler Clark County, Arkansas Territory" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1828. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c12786e0-1453-0133-ac04-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Nancy, a woman of color or negro vs Joseph Butler Clark County, Arkansas Territory" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 27, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c12786e0-1453-0133-ac04-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1828). Nancy, a woman of color or negro vs Joseph Butler Clark County, Arkansas Territory Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c12786e0-1453-0133-ac04-58d385a7bbd0

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Nancy, a woman of color or negro vs Joseph Butler Clark County, Arkansas Territory