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Letter to Henry Massie from Helen Bullitt Massie discussing the people they enslave, July 12th, 1816.

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A letter from Helen Bullitt Massie (Louisville) to Henry Massie (Chilicothe, Ohio), dated July 12th, 1816. Helen writes about Peter, a man she enslaves, and says, "Peter has behaved uncommonly well since his runaway trip." She also mentions Ralph and…

Letter to Helen Bullitt Massie from Henry Massie discussing the people they enslave, January 4th, 1811.

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A letter from Henry Massie (Oxmoor) to Helen Bullitt Massie (Chilicothe, Ohio), dated January 4th, 1811. Henry writes about the condition of the people they enslave. He mentions the following people by name: Bonser, Fanny, Jim, Luie, Luber, William,…