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Fuqua, John H: Receipt for purchase of a Negro slave, Lynchburg, Virginia

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Identifier: MS 0040

Scope and Contents

Receipt in the amount of US$1,560 for the purchase of a "sound and healthy" slave named Neptune, by Nathan C. Taliaferro from John H. Fuqua.

Dates

  • March 7, 1863

Extent

0.04 Linear Feet (1 folder containing 1 item ; 10 x 20 cm.)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Neptune, slave. Receipt for his purchase in Lynchburg, Virginia in March 1863 by Nathan C. Taliaferro from John H. Fuqua.
Title
Receipt for purchase of a Negro slave, Lynchburg, Virginia, 7 March 1863.
Subtitle
Finding Aid
Status
Edited Full Draft
Date
© 2003
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
Encoding funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Repository Details

Part of the Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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