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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 & GriffinVernon, William, 1719-1806Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Duncan, JohnOthello (Brig)Adams, RichardGriffin, William
New-York Historical Society
Letter dated September 1, 1769, from Adams & Griffin of Richmond [Virginia] to William and Samuel Vernon of Newport, Rhode Island regarding the slow sale of slaves shipped on the Brig Othello, citing their poor condition. Followed by a letter signed by Adams & Griffin to that the remaining slaves had been sold. Includes list detailing the "state of the market."
Slaves--Rhode Island--NewportSlavery--Rhode Island--NewportSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportSlaves--Virginia--RichmondSlavery--Virginia--RichmondSlave trade--Virginia--Richmond
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