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Title Legal and Financial Documents on Slaves and Slavery in the United States, 1756-1869.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Special Collections & Archives  SSUS  box 1    DUE 02-24-15
 Special Collections & Archives  SSUS  box 2    DUE 02-24-15
  
Description 0.84 linear ft.
Access The collection is open for research use.
Summary The collection consists of bills of sale, bonds, writs, promissory notes, summons, wills of slave owners, and inventories of slaves. It also includes some criminal cases involving slaves and an anonymously authored play with characters who are slaves. Well over half the documents concern the state of Alabama with Lawrence County particularly well represented.
Note Unknown; Purchased; 1970s.
Subject Slaves -- Alabama -- Lawrence County.
Slaves -- Connecticut -- Windham County.
Slaves -- Alabama -- Dallas County.
Slaves -- Alabama -- Morgan County.
Slaves -- Alabama -- Tallapoosa County.
Slaves -- Alabama -- Wilcox County.
Slaves -- Georgia -- Coweta County.
Slaves -- Indiana -- Randolf County.
Slaves -- Kentucky -- Mercer County.
Slaves -- Louisiana -- Carroll Parish.
Slaves -- Missouri -- Buchanan County.
Slaves -- New York (State) -- New York.
Slaves -- North Carolina -- Bertie County.
Slaves -- Rhode Island -- Newport County.
Slaves -- South Carolina -- Jasper County.
Slaves -- Tennessee -- Maury County.
Slaves -- Virginia -- Caroline County.
Slavery -- United States.
Slaves -- Kentucky -- Warren County.
Slaves -- Louisiana -- Orleans Parish.
Slaves -- Tennessee -- Smith County.
Slaves -- Virginia -- Clarke County.
Slaves -- Virginia -- New Kent County.
Slaves -- Virginia -- Richmond County.
OCLC number 23068876