B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people

B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Ayer & Harrison.
Title: B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people
Dates: 1857 January 7
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s)
Coll. Number: ms3228

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of one receipt: dated Columbus, January 7, 1857, for $810.00 paid by B.F. Coleman for the purchase of two enslaved people, witnessed by C.S. Harrison for Burnett Ingram. The receipt is written on a printed form provided by the firm of Ayer & Harrison.


Index Terms

Bills of sale.
Receipts (financial records)
Slave bills of sale--Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

B.F. Coleman receipt for enslaved people, ms3228, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Receipt, 1857 January 7