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Indenture agreement between Benjamin Gibbs and his former slave George, in Philadelphia. The fourteen-year-old is indentured for a period of fourteen years. An agreement of November 1813 on the back of the document transfers the unexpired term of indenture to Dr. Samuel McCrosky.

Image ID: 485423

Indenture agreement between Benjamin Gibbs and his former slave George, in Philadelphia. The fourteen-year-old is indent... (March 1807)

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:  Indenture agreement between Benjamin Gibbs and his former slave George, in Philadelphia. The fourteen-year-old is indentured for a period of fourteen years. An agreement of November 1813 on the back of the document transfers the unexpired term of indenture to Dr. Samuel McCrosky.

Created Date

: March 1807

Item/Page/Plate

: Folder "Philadelphia"

Notes

: Lest We Forget #160

Source

: Middleton A. "Spike" Harris papers, 1929-1977. / Slavery and Abolition

Source Description

: 18.2 lin. ft.

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc MG 34

Digital ID

: 485423

Record ID

: 300841

Digital Item Published

: 8-23-2007; updated 3-25-2011

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