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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.

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.

Letter concerning the health of Rachel and Diana, women enslaved by the Bullitt family, January 24th, 1845.

A letter from Mildred Ann Bullitt (Oxmoor) to her son John C. Bullitt (Lexington), dated January 24th, 1845. Mildred mentions Rachel and Diana, two women she enslaves, and their health.

List of enslaved people hired out in the year 1817, written by William C. Bullitt.
A list of people enslaved by William Christian Bullitt that were hired out to other enslavers in 1817. This document includes the people loaned out, the amount they were hired for, and who hired them. This document lists the following enslaved people…

Letter to John C. Bullitt from Mildred Ann Bullitt concerning the health of the people they enslave, January 3rd, 1845.
In a letter from January 3rd, 1845, Mildred Ann Bullitt (at Oxmoor) to her son John (in Lexington) about the health of people enslaved by the Bullitt family. She writes, "Rachel has been declining ever since you left; Mary is not considered by any…