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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Manifest of the Steamer Powhatan]
Simpson, James H.Rogers, JohnHough, Edward S.Watkins, SamBristoe, WilliamEffan, ElizaBerry, LucindaJames, FiliciaColsten, HannahWallace, LucyBrown, Ann MariahSmith, JuliaEllis, HarryEllis, SelinaEllis, GeorgeEliis, Mary EllenPowhatan (Steamer)
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Ship manifest of "Negroes, mulattoes, and persons of color taken on" the Steamer Powhatan of Washington from the port of Alexandria [Virginia]. Includes names of ship's Master J. Rogers, shipper James H. Simpson, and collector Edward S. Hough. Lists 13 slaves and 1 infant.
Slaves--TransportationSlave shipsSlave trade
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