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Antebellum Receipts for Sale and Tax of Negroes

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Antebellum Receipts for Sale and Tax of Negroes
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0.01 Cubic feet : 4 items.

Preferred Citation

Antebellum Receipts for Sale and Tax of Negroes, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.

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Scope and Contents

Four receipts: Receipt for Wm. Burnside’s taxes on two slaves for 1841, paid by T.J. Burnside; John Ward sells to Jane Burnside a 17 year old named Henry, 1845; R. B. Vernon sells to William A. Burnside a 9-10 year old boy named Gabrel, 1845; Note from William Robertson for monies due to James G. Burnside or bearer, 1850.

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Publication Information

Mississippi State University Libraries 

P.O. Box 5408
Mississippi State, MS, 39762

Publication date: June 2012

Access Restrictions

Open to all researchers.

Use Restrictions

Any requests for permission to publish, quote, or reproduce materials from this collection must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian for Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Mississippi State University as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

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