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Slavery -- United States

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 29 Collections and/or Records:

Book F, 1856-1857

 Item
Identifier: MSS 3905
Scope and Contents Materials include one bound record book containing records for deeds of consecration to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, including the transfer of two female African slaves. The documents say African Servant Girls. These were recorded by Lucius N. Scovil, county recorder, and Dominicus Carter, probate judge. Dated December 26, 1856-January 29, 1857.
Dates: 1856-1857

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of city mayors' papers, 1797 March 10

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 3
Scope and Contents note Philadelphia - Hillary Baker: Indentures between John Evans of Virginia and Daniel Russell of Massachusetts is witnessed and signed by Baker, 3/10/1797.
Dates: Other: 1797 March 10

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of District of Columbia records, 1804 April 26

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 9
Scope and Contents note Miscellaneous: An affidavit by Uriah Forrest, the clerk of the Circuit Court of the District of Columbia, concerning William Crauch, esq.
Dates: Other: 1804 April 26

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of explorers and traders' papers, 1780-1835, 1942

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 8
Scope and Contents note Material of Arch Carroll, Jacque Clamorgan, Meriweather Lewis Clarke, the Chouteau family, Wilson Price Hunt, Simon Kent, Manuel Lisa, James McKay, William Elias Rector, Moses Tenant, and Israel Thompson (correspondence, legal documents, receipts and bills of sale, indentures, account inventories, trade licenses, wills, bonds, pamphlets, etc).
Dates: Other: 1780-1835; Other: 1942

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of historians' papers, undated

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 4
Scope and Contents note George Bancroft: Historian and diplomat. A letter to his nephew.
Dates: Other: undated

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of Illinois records, 1784-1935

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 10
Scope and Contents note Affidavits and depositions, intelligence, bills of sale, monetary transactions and receipts, bonds, court summons, indentures, deeds, land transactions and mortgages, letters of complaint, petitions and plans for the construction of public roads and buildings, promissory notes, public appointments, elections, and minutes of legislature, and miscellaneous papers, holographs and printed material.
Dates: Other: 1784-1935

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of Indiana records, 1829-1839

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 11
Scope and Contents note Miscellaneous(4 items): Arnaud Beauvis grants Nathan Taylor power of attorney. 4/12/1829. Three summons issued by Thomas H. Brown, justice of the peace, in Spencer County. 2/26/1839, 3/2/1839, 3/20/1839.
Dates: Other: 1829-1839

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of Kentucky records, 1780-1829

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 12
Scope and Contents note Agreements, bonds, letters of complaint, promisory letter, depositions and other legal papers, etc.
Dates: Other: 1780-1829

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of Louisiana records, 1831-1857

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 13
Scope and Contents note Grant of power of attorney, land transfer, protest note, curator's bond, legal bill, and authorization to remove merchandise.
Dates: Other: 1831-1857

Fred A. Rosenstock collection of Maryland records, 1811 October 9

 Series
Identifier: MSS 1448 Series 14
Scope and Contents note Miscellaneous(1 item): John Baily acknowledges recipt of $772.58. Same used as evidence in the George Graft vs. Lawson Luckett case. 10/9/1811.
Dates: Other: 1811 October 9