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Title
Bill of Sale - Rachael and Her Twins
Collection

Middleton "Spike" Harris slavery and abolition collection,1718-1876

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1852-12-09
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc MG 34
Topics
Slavery -- United States
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Slave trade -- United States
African American families
Child slaves
Women slaves
Slave bills of sale
Genres
Slave bills of sale
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Written by George F. Rootes
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19115409
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5cd5e5a0-c6bd-012f-55f8-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1852: Created
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Bill of Sale - Rachael and Her Twins" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1852. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c25d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Bill of Sale - Rachael and Her Twins" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c25d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1852). Bill of Sale - Rachael and Her Twins Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/510d47db-c25d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Bill of Sale - Rachael and Her Twins