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    Slavery - Partially Printed Receipt for $75.00 "for the hire of one Negro Slave named Robert." One page, 7" x 4" (sight), n.p., Jan. 2, 1854. The receipt states that payments are to be made quarterly and that , "Said Slave to be returned at Christmas next, well clothed with the customary Clothing, and furnished with a hut and Blanket." Verso lists dated payments made during the course of the year. Framed such that both sides are viewable, to an overall size of 9" x 5.75". Near fine with a few spots of toning.

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    June, 2008
    4th-5th Wednesday-Thursday
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