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[Letter from Adams & Griffin to Messrs. Saml. & Wm. Vernon]
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 1. Correspondence, 1756-1796
Adams & GriffinAdams, RichardVernon, William, 1719-1806Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Griffin, William
New-York Historical Society
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.
Slaves--Rhode Island--NewportSlavery--Rhode Island--NewportSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportSlaves--Virginia--RichmondSlavery--Virginia--RichmondSlave trade--Virginia--Richmond
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