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J. H. Schraebel Bill of Sale

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-4020

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of one bill of sale for four slaves, Spotswood, Eacly, and two children, William and Thomas, sold by J. H. Schraebel to James(?) A. Tait for $1,600.00. Schraebel warrants that all four are of "sound body and mind" and that their ages are "as follows, the man 28, the woman 22, Wm. 2, Tos [sic] 10 months old."

Dates

  • 1841 January 30

Creator

Extent

0.05 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Bill of sale for four slaves, Spotswood, Eacly, and two children, William and Thomas.

Provenance

purchased from Hughes Books, 2014

General

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Processed by

Martha Bace, 2014

Creator

Source

Title
Guide to the J. H. Schraebel Bill of Sale
Status
Coll Lvl Complete
Date
September 2014
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Alabama Libraries Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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