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Gross Sales of the Brigg Othello's Cargo Slaves
Series I: Samuel and William Vernon, 1756-1799
Subseries 2. Business Papers, 1756-1799
John Thornton & Co.
New-York Historical Society
Detailed record of the sale of 55 slaves brought on the Brig Othello to Fredericksburg, Virginia. Includes names of purchasers, amount paid, and gender and age of slaves purchased. Includes list of slaves "sold at publick vendue" on April 21, 1774, many of which were aged or disabled.
Receipts (financial records)
New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024, 212-873-3400
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