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Joshua Johnson manumission record, 1782 July 15

Creator:
Johnson, Joshua, fl. 1796-1824
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
4 p. (on one microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Pages 298-300 of a volume of Baltimore County Chattel Records, 1773-1788, recording Johnson's manumission, July 15, 1782 (record of his formal emancipation from slavery).
Citation:
Joshua Johnson manumission record, 1782 July 15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 5135 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
African American portrait painter; Baltimore, Md. Life dates ca. 1765-1830.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1996 by the Maryland Historical Society.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
African American painters
Painters
Slaves
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6684
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216009
AAA_collcode_johnjosh
Theme:
African American
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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