Mar 30, 2017 - Sale 2441

Sale 2441 - Lot 104

Price Realized: $ 4,750
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,500 - $ 2,500
(SLAVERY AND ABOLITION--ALABAMA.) Group of papers relating to the sale and hire of slaves for various estates. Seventeen manuscript documents of various size; condition varies, pages of some documents separated, sold with all faults, should be seen. Various counties and townships, 1830's to 1860's

Additional Details

Includes: Hire of slaves from the Capel estate, 1830; Receipt for Negroes for the Levi Seltzer Estate 1860's; loan against the slaves of Obediah Dumas, Wilcox County, over 70 slaves cited and valued; another Dumas estate, 1849; Appraisal of the Pharr estate consisting of over 80 slaves, and many more, too numerous and complex to cite in their entirety. time should be allotted to examine all of these documents. a typed list will be available.