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    Slave Bill of Sale. One page, 7.75" x 10", February 5, 1848, n.p., recording $550 for "a negro Boy Jim. Age eighteen." Large, bold text with many grammatical errors. Docketing and ciphering on the verso. Toned with light foxing; near fine.

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    In part as written: "Five hundred & fifty Dollars in full Satisfaction of a negro Boy Jim. Age eighteen the 18 day of March next the right of said negro [?] against the cause of my Self my heirs and all other persons give in under my hand." The bill of sale is signed "P. H. Williams" and "James S. Williams".



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