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Owned by:
Rouzee Family, American  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
L x W: 9 7/8 x 15 3/4 in. (25.1 x 40 cm)
Type:
financial records
Place made:
Essex County, Virginia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1811-1813
Caption:
This document is from a collection of financial papers related to the plantation operations of several generations of the Rouzee Family in Essex County, Virginia. The papers date from the 1790s through 1860.
Description:
This single page document is titled on one side as "a/c for supporting chargeable negroes." The other side contains three entries listing "chargeable negroes" belonging to Mrs. A.B. Rouzee and supported by A.R. for the years 1811 to 1813 and the amount given for each year. Both sides are handwritten in black ink.
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Agriculture  Search this
Business  Search this
Finance  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Liljenquist Family
Object number:
2011.104.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Liljenquist Family Collection
Portfolio/Series:
Rouzee Family Papers
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.104.41