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Bill of sale for two enslaved women, Nelly and Milley, and their six children

Written by:
Thomas N. Clark, American, 1763 - 1847  Search this
Received by:
James P. Clark, American, 1797 - 1863  Search this
Subject of:
Rhoda Phillips, American, 1831 - 1906  Search this
Unidentified Woman or Women  Search this
Unidentified Child or Children  Search this
Medium:
ink on rag paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 9 3/4 x 7 7/8 in. (24.8 x 20 cm)
Type:
bills of sale
Place made:
Roane County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Place used:
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1832
Topic:
African American  Search this
Business  Search this
Children  Search this
Domestic slave trade  Search this
Families  Search this
Finance  Search this
Motherhood  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2012.151
Restrictions & Rights:
Public domain
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Slavery and Freedom Objects
Documents and Published Materials-Business and Legal Documents
Exhibition:
Slavery and Freedom
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Concourse 3, C3 053
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd52d801e39-4d88-4b6b-a158-1e5548f0c98f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.151
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