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Dickinson, Hill and Co. Slave Trade Records

Call Number: MS181
Scope and Contents: This collection contains correspondence and receipts from Dickinson, Hill and Co., a slave merchant and auctioneer firm based in Richmond, Virginia. The bulk of this collection’s materials are dated from 1850 to 1865.
Dates: bulk 1850 -- 1865, 1838 -- 1865

Richmond Ledger of Warrants

Call Number: MS192
Scope and Contents: This ledger of warrants from Richmond, Virginia, is dated from 1809-1810. The ledger’s individual records are chronologically listed and contain the following column headings: date of warrant, plaintiffs, defendants, nature of debt and amount of debt, witnesses for plaintiffs, witnesses for defendents, nature of judgement, amount of judgment, costs, appeals by whom, stay bonds, security to stay bonds, and return. Later pages include several additional sections, such as "Judgements delivered by...
Dates: 1809 -- 1810

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