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[Receipt for wages paid to Ruth Thurston for use of her slave on the Brig Royal Charlotte]
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
Thurston, RuthRoyal Charlotte (Brig)Taylor, William
New-York Historical Society
Receipt for wages paid to Ruth Thurston for use of her slave for three day's work aboard the Brig [Royal Charlotte]. Signed by Capt. William Talyler [Taylor].
Merchant ships--United StatesMerchant mariners--Salaries, etc.SlavesSlavery
Receipts (financial records)
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