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Darden, John P.
Bill of sale from William H. Browning to John P. Darden for four teenage slaves: Martha (age 17); Mary (age 17); Smith (age 15), and Emily (age 14). On the reverse, Darden relinquishes Mary, who 'proved defective.' Transactions took place in Port Gibson, Mississippi.
Darden, John P.; Browning, William H.; African-Americans--Mississippi--Claiborne County.; Slaves--Mississippi--Claiborne County--Bills of sale.
Port Gibson (Miss.)
document: 2 p.; 15.4 x 20.1 cm.
Mississippi State University Libraries, Special Collections Department, Manuscripts Division, Darden Family Papers, Box 1, Legal papers, 1835-1919 and undated
Manuscripts Division, Special Collections Department, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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