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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Letter from Adams & Griffin to Messrs. Saml. & Wm. Vernon]
Adams & GriffinVernon, William, 1719-1806Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Duncan, John, CaptainWinthrop, AdamSwan, CaptainCoutts, PatrickAdams, RichardGriffin, WilliamOthello (Brig)
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Letter from Adams & Griffin of Richmond [Virginia] to William and Samuel Vernon of Newport, Rhode Island regarding shipments of corn and slaves on the Brig Othello, owned by the Vernons. Includes mention of the inferior quality of a recent slave shipment with "too great a proportion of children & the grown ones rather too old."
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