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Stevenson & Evans, Nashville 1856. 8vo, 328pp, ads, foxing throughout. Orig. black blind & gilt stamped cloth, insect damage in several places on boards, good.
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image of Contract signed by David A. Scott, Administrator, setting the terms for the hire of 6 negroes belonging to Benazah Scott, deceased, for one year including Lucinda, Tempy, Cader, Will, Chany, Maria & two children

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1858. A manuscript contract quite specifically listing the terms of hire for these individuals- the three suits of clothes required for each negro, requiring no one be put to work on a railroad, canal or mill. They are also not to be moved not more than 10 miles from their present location. Lucinda is contracted to Isaac… Read more
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