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Slave documents

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0000-0000-0000-0111

Scope and contents

This collection contains documents related to slavery including bills of sale, lists of slaves belonging to various estates and correspondences between slave owners. Virginia and Georgia are represented as well as the estates of Richard Bayne, George Zuesenbury and Daniel Payne. Most of the documents were purchased individually by the Archives Research Center. Two of the documents were donated by Howard Dunlap.

Dates

  • 1830-1865

Rights Statement

All materials in this collection are either protected by copyright or are the property of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc., and/or the copyright holder as appropriate. For more information, please contact archives@auctr.edu.

Extent

0.25 Linear feet

Language of Materials

English

Title
Slave documents, 1830-1865
Status
Completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Trashinda Wright, Leilani Simmons and Antoine James.
Date
2005 July
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Robert W. Woodruff Library of the Atlanta University Center, Inc. Repository

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