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State of 87 Slaves, Othello's Cargo John Duncan, Master
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
Adams & Griffin
Vernon, William, 1719-1806
Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792
New-York Historical Society
Account record for the sale of 87 slaves from the cargo of the Brig Othello sold in Richmond, Virginia, by Adams & Griffin [for Samuel and William Vernon of Newport, Rhode Island. Includes one notable sale that states, "1 boy sold himself."
Slave trade--Virginia--RichmondSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportMerchant ships--United StatesSlaves--Virginia--RichmondSlavery--Virginia--Richmond
Receipts (financial records)
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