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Title Free Status Affidavits collection, 1817-1857.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Special Collections & Archives  FSA  box 1    DUE 02-24-15
  
Description 0.2 linear ft.
Access Collection is open for research use.
Summary Consists of five affidavits sworn to before the Justice of the Peace in Frederick County, Maryland between 1817 and 1857. The affidavits affirm that five African-Americans were persons who were either free born, claiming deeds of manumission, or held certificates of freedom.
Subject Slavery -- Maryland -- Frederick County.
African Americans -- Maryland -- Frederick County.
Slaves -- Emancipation.
OCLC number 13542357