Articles of Agreement hiring people enslaved by Alexander Scott Bullitt, September 22nd, 1813.

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Title

Articles of Agreement hiring people enslaved by Alexander Scott Bullitt, September 22nd, 1813.

Description

Articles of agreement between Alexander Scott Bullitt and John Tarascon, hiring out eight people Alexander Scott Bullitt enslaves for Tarascon's rope walk, including: James, Charles, Daniel, Stephen, Jerry, Bill, Simon, and Polly (wife of Charles). The agreement, dated September 22nd, 1813, is very detailed on how enslaved people should be treated and housed.

Creator

Alexander Scott Bullitt

Source

Manuscript Collection, Bullitt Family Papers, The Filson Historical Society

Publisher

The Filson Historical Society, Special Collections

Date

1813-09-22

Contributor

Johansen, Emma

Rights

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Format

Language

en

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss_A_B937c-0040_001

Citation

Alexander Scott Bullitt, “Articles of Agreement hiring people enslaved by Alexander Scott Bullitt, September 22nd, 1813.,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed February 3, 2023, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3239.