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

Item

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Title

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

Description

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

Source

Manuscript Collection, Bullitt Family Papers, The Filson Historical Society

Publisher

The Filson Historical Society, Special Collections

Date

Contributor

Johansen, Emma

Format

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Type

Identifier

Mss_A_B937c-0406_001

Citation

Matthew Flournoy, “Bill of sale for Rachel, a girl enslaved by Israel Christian, September 18th, 1784.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed April 13, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/4586.