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Letter to Helen Bullitt Massie from General Henry Massie mentioning people they enslave, January 4th, 1811.

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Title

Letter to Helen Bullitt Massie from General Henry Massie mentioning people they enslave, January 4th, 1811.

Description

A letter from General Henry Massie to his wife, Helen Bullitt Massie, mentioning Old Bowsan, Fanny, and Jim, dated January 4th, 1811. Old Bowsan, Fanny, and Jim are all enslaved by the Massie or Bullitt families.

Creator

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_004

Citation

Henry Massie, “Letter to Helen Bullitt Massie from General Henry Massie mentioning people they enslave, January 4th, 1811.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed March 3, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/4597.