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    Revolutionary War-Dated Document Selling a Slave for £400 signed by John Vanderin. One page, 7.75" x 5.25", np [Pennsylvania], November 29, 1778. It reads, in full: "Recd. this 29 day of November 1778 of Doctr. Samuel McKenzies the sum of four hundred pounds in full for a Negro man Named Jack being the same Negro that I purchased of Mr. Charles Hurst. I say Recd by me £400. John Vanderin jun." Fine condition with dark, clear writing; tiny hole at fold intersection.

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    October, 2006
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