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    [Slavery] Partly Printed Receipt from Davis, Dupree & Co. for the Slave "Armistead". One page partially printed, 7.75" x 3", February 28, 1861, Richmond, [Virginia]. Very fine.

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    The receipt reads, "Received of Jos. Silver, Esq., Twelve Hundred Dollars, being in full for the purchase of one Negro Slave named 'Armistead', the right and title of said slave We warrant and defend against the claims of all persons, and likewise warrant him sound and healthy. Witness my hand and seal 'Sneed Young'."



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    June, 2009
    16th-17th Tuesday-Wednesday
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