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Invoice of One Trunk of Merchandise Ship'd by Gardner & Dean on board the Brig Friendship
Series II: Gardner and Dean, 1771-1807
Subseries 2. Business papers, 1771, 1805-1807 and undated
Taggart, Samuel C.
Gardner & Dean
New-York Historical Society
Invoice for a trunk of merchandise shipped from Newport [Rhode Island] by Samuel C. Taggart for Gardner & Dean on the Brig Friendship. Includes instruction to sell the goods on the coast of Africa and use those funds to purchase "negroes" for sale in Charleston [South Carolina]. Dated March 12th, no year given.
South Carolina--CommerceRhode Island--CommerceSlave trade--South Carolina--CharlestonSlave trade--Rhode Island--Newport
Receipts (financial records)
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