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An Accot. of Slaves Purchased of Whom and Cargo Disposed of from on Board the Sloop Hare Caleb Godfrey master on the Coast of Africa
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
Hare (Sloop)Godfrey, Caleb, CaptainRoss, AlexanderHarriss, WilliamMorrisson, AndrewHoleman, JohnSimson, RobertDowdall, GeorgeOrd, WilliamTweed, JamesNorie, WilliamBaillie & KeyLangston, JonathanSkinner, WilliamWallis, JohnLewis, PadreeGomar, AndrewTomson, AndrewPotter, JamesHall, GeorgeMillitring, CaptainHall, RichardWright, Mr.Clow, PatrickOrdrich, JamesBoardwell, RichardPistue
New-York Historical Society
Account record of slaves and goods purchased from Caleb Godfrey on the Sloop Hare after a voyage to the coast of Africa. Includes names of 25 purchasers, most notably, "Pistue [?] a Black." On back, tally of "Sundy. [Sundry] Expended and Wastage out of the Sloop Hare's Cargo in a Voige to the Coast of Africa."
Merchant ships--United StatesAfrica--Commerce--South CarolinaSlave trade--South Carolina--CharlestonSouth Carolina--Commerce--Africa
Receipts (financial records)
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