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American Slavery Collection

Collection Metadata

Title

American Slavery Collection

Subject

Slave trade--Southern States-History.
Slavery--Kentucky.

Description

Materials documenting slavery in Kentucky including sale bills, receipts, manumission agreements, correspondence documenting a freeman and an autobiography of a man who was born a slave and upon gaining his freedom began purchasing family members.

Only a portion of this collection has been digitized. See the Finding Aid for a description of the entire collection.

Date

1796-ca. 1870

Format

document

Language

eng

Type

text

Identifier

0010-020
  • Collection: American Slavery Collection
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0010-020-f1-i1 6 Oct 1796
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0010-020-f1-i2 4 Jan 1819
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0010-020-f1-i3 26 Mar 1830
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0010-020-f1-i4 17 Feb 1833
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0010-020-f1-i5 3 Apr 1833
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0010-020-f1-i6 2 Mar 1835
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0010-020-f1-i7 1835
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0010-020-f1-i8 16 Apr 1836
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0010-020-f1-i9 31 Oct 1838
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0010-020-f1-i10 9 Jun 1840
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0010-020-f1-i12 18 Sep 1855
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0010-020-f1-i13 5 May 1862
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0010-020-f1-i14 2 Feb 1863
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0010-020-f2-i1 31 Jul 1819