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Manuscript Note, 7-3/4" x 3-3/4", December 16, 1853, in large part, Twelve months after date ... promise to pay to James B. Beard Executor Of Matthew Turner dec'd ... one hundred and five Dollars - for the hire of Negro Slave John until the 16th dec. 1854. Said Negro to have two suits of summer and one suit of winter clothes, hat blanket and shoes ..." Signed by those men renting the slave. ... Plus, same as the previous item except, "One hundred and forty Dollars for the hire of Negro slave Isaac ...."
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A Pair of Slave Rental Promissory Notes

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Minimum Bid: $150.00
Final prices include buyers premium.: $343.75
Estimate: $300 - $500
Auction closed on Sunday, July 14, 2024.
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