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Letter to Henry Massie from Helen Bullitt Massie discussing the people they enslave, September 22nd, 1811.

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Title

Letter to Henry Massie from Helen Bullitt Massie discussing the people they enslave, September 22nd, 1811.

Description

A letter from Helen Bullitt Massie (Richmond, Virginia) to her husband Henry Massie (Washington D. C.), dated September 22nd, 1811. Helen Massie Bullitt writes about Peter, a man enslaved by the Massie family, as well as Agnes, Betsy, and Nancy.

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-0505_002

Citation

Helen Bullitt Massie, “Letter to Henry Massie from Helen Bullitt Massie discussing the people they enslave, September 22nd, 1811.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed February 22, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3368.