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Contract hiring people enslaved by William C. Bullitt to be loaned to Archibald Dixon, January 1st, 1865.

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Contract hiring people enslaved by William C. Bullitt to be loaned to Archibald Dixon, January 1st, 1865.

Description

A contract hiring several people enslaved by William Christian Bullitt to Cottonwood plantation, to work for Archibald Dixon, dated January 1st, 1865. The following enslaved people were loaned out: Dick, Armstead, Billy, Ike, Bill, John Gordon, and Frank (who is blind). The following children were also loaned to Dixon: Nelly, Bobb, Alfred, Harrison, and Jack. Rody, Lizzy, and Rose with her four children were also hired.

Source

Manuscript Collection, Bullitt Family Papers, The Filson Historical Society

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Mss_A_B937c-0381_005

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Citation

William Christian Bullitt, “Contract hiring people enslaved by William C. Bullitt to be loaned to Archibald Dixon, January 1st, 1865.,” The Filson Historical Society Digital Projects, accessed July 15, 2024, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/5861.

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