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Guide to the Slavery Collection
1709-1899
 MS 569

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Collection processed by Megan Hahn. Machine-readable finding aid created by Melissa Haley, March 2002, and Alex Poole, August 2009. Entered in Archivists' Toolkit by Jefferson Bailey, October 2010.

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 14, 2013
Description is in English
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Series IV - E.H. Stokes, 1859-1862 and undated, 1859-1862

Subseries 1 - Letters received, 1859-1862, 1859-1862

Scope and Contents note

Arranged chronologically. Letters to Stokes in Richmond, Virginia, concern the sale of slaves, including ten from A. J. Rux, apparently serving as Stokes' agent in various locations in Alabama.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : A E.H. Stokes, letters received
1859-1862

Subseries 2 - Receipts, 1860, 1862, and undated, 1860, 1862, and undated

Scope and Contents note

Arranged chronologically. Receipts for sales of slaves in Richmond, Virginia.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : B E.H. Stokes, receipts
1860, 1862, undated

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