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B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people

B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people

Descriptive Summary

Title: B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people
Creator: Ayer & Harrison
Inclusive Dates: 1857 January 7
Language: English
Extent: 1 folder(s)
Collection Number: ms3228
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one receipt: dated Columbus, January 7, 1857, for $810.00 paid by B.F. Coleman for the purchase of two enslaved people, witnessed by C.S. Harrison for Burnett Ingram. The receipt is written on a printed form provided by the firm of Ayer & Harrison.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people, ms3228, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Bills of sale.
Receipts (financial records)
Slave bills of sale -- Georgia.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Receipt, 1857 January 7