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

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

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

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.

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

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