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Inventory of people enslaved by Henry Bourguin

Inventory of people enslaved by Henry Bourguin

Descriptive Summary

Title: Inventory of people enslaved by Henry Bourguin
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1779 December 11
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 list)
Collection Number: ms1205
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Scope and Content

The collection consists of a handwritten estate inventory created December 11, 1779, by Henry Bourguin's daughters. The inventory includes a list of the people enslaved by Bourguin, including name with approximate monetary value, and is divided into three columns showing the division of his estate by his three daughters.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Inventory of people enslaved by Henry Bourguin, ms 1205. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

General Notes

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Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Bourguin, Henry, -1779? -- Estate
Enslaved persons -- Georgia
Estate inventories.
Slave records -- Georgia.
Slaves -- Georgia -- Inventories.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11List, 1779 December 11 Access Online