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Contract hiring Celia and her four children, all enslaved by the Bullitt family, January 30th, 1818.

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Title

Contract hiring Celia and her four children, all enslaved by the Bullitt family, January 30th, 1818.

Description

A contract hiring Celia and her four youngest children to William Hite for the year 1818, dated January 30th, 1818. Celia and her children were enslaved by William Christian Bullitt and, as per this contract, were loaned out to William Hite for a period of one year.

Source

Manuscript Collection, Bullitt Family Papers, The Filson Historical Society

Publisher

The Filson Historical Society, Special Collections

Date

Contributor

Johansen, Emma

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Identifier

Mss_A_B937c-0364_005

Citation

William Christian Bullitt, “Contract hiring Celia and her four children, all enslaved by the Bullitt family, January 30th, 1818.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed April 22, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3338.