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Bill of sale for Rachel, a girl enslaved by Israel Christian, September 18th, 1784.

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A transcript of a bill of sale for Rachel, an enslaved girl sold from Matthew Flournoy to Israel Christian, dated September 18th, 1784.

Inventory of Israel Christian’s estate, January 14th, 1785.

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An inventory of Israel Christian's estate, dated January 14th, 1785. Israel Christian enslaved five people: Isaac, Dorson, Rachel, Kate, and Bill.

Last Will and Testament of Israel Christian, July 12th, 1784.

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The last will and testament of Israel Christian, dated July 12th, 1784. Israel Christian lists the people he enslaves by name - Isaac, Dorson, Bill, and Kate - and transfers them to his wife, Elizabeth Christian, in death.