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Choate family papers

Mss 748940
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 748940

Description

Bills, receipts, a deed for land in Ipswich, Massachusetts, two letters, one of which notes that a black couple, former slaves, will not emigrate to New York with the writer as they are now free.

Dates

  • 1748 - 1801

Creator

Language of Materials

In English.

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.1 linear ft. : 12 items

General

Ipswich, MA History, Slavery in the United States, legal status of slaves in free states

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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