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    Early Republic of Texas Slave Bill of Sale Issued to a Texas Declaration Signer. Two pages, 7.75" x 13"; Jasper County, Texas; September 24, 1838. A bill of sale for "a certain Negro girl called Ann to said S.H. Everitt... Ann being a slave for life about forty five years of age..." This is a fair copy of a bill of sale that was originally executed on August 7, 1838. Signed by A.G. Parker as clerk and recorder for the Jasper County court. Stephen H. Everitt was a signer of the Texas Declaration of Independence, and was a politician, merchant and land speculator.

    Condition: Flattened folds, with toning a bit darker thereat. Bold ink.


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