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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Letter from Adams & Griffin to Messrs. Saml. & Wm. Vernon]
Adams & GriffinAdams, RichardVernon, William, 1719-1806Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Griffin, William
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Manuscript copy of a letter from Richard Adams of Richmond [Virginia] to William and Samuel Vernon of Newport, Rhode Island dated December 26, 1768, regarding the "favorable" slave market in Richmond. Followed by a letter in which Adams & Griffin, further note the improved market.
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