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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
Adams & GriffinVernon, William, 1719-1806Vernon, Samuel, 1711-1792Duncan, John, CaptainAdams, RichardGriffin, WilliamOthello (Brig)
[Letter from Adams & Griffin to Messrs. Saml. & Wm. Vernon]
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."
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Slaves--Rhode Island--NewportSlavery--Rhode Island--NewportSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportSlaves--Virginia--RichmondSlavery--Virginia--RichmondSlave trade--Virginia--Richmond
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