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    • 1000 dollars reward

    • Newspapers;Advertisements;Slaveholders--Louisiana;Slavery--United States;Fugitive slaves;Fugitives from justice;Lafitte, Pierre;Pirates;
    • Newspaper ad., $1000 reward for capture of Pirate Pierre Lafitte and three slaves, from Le Courrier de la Louisiane, Sept. 7, 1814.
    • 178 Sugar and cotton plantation slaves!

    • Slave traders--United States;Slave trade--Louisiana;Slavery--United States;Broadsides;Auctions;
    • Broadside for slave auction held March 13-14, 1855. Auction held for the benefit of the William M. Lambeth succession of the Waverly and Meredith plantations. The auctioneers are Beard & May. Auction held at Banks' Arcade on Magazine Street in New...
    • [Deposition]

    • Legal documents
    • Deposition regarding Standfield's purchase of seven trees from Mme. Goudeau. The trees actually belonged to M. Henry.
    • [Deposition]

    • Legal documents
    • Deposition regarding Seguin and Mict's knowledge of M. Henry's ownership of some trees and that Mme. Goudeau's workmen worked on the trees.
    • [French Market and Red Store]

    • New Orleans (La.)--Pictorial works;Architecture--Louisiana--New Orleans--Pictorial works;Peddlers;Tents;Markets;Waterfronts--Louisiana--New Orleans;Mississippi River--Pictorial works;Oil paintings;
    • View of the Mississippi riverfront at the French Market in the Vieux Carre showing Red Store, with tents, peddlers, and vendors.
    • [Journal of Anna McCall Watson]

    • Sons of Temperance of North America; Journals
    • Journal of Watson's daily life, including weather, visitors, trips, household chores, and meetings of the Sons of Temperance. Members of the family travel to Vidalia, Natchez, Terra Bonna, and other locations.
    • B. Winchester

    • Winchester, Benjamin--Pictorial works;Lithographs;Portraits;Clothing & dress;Judges;
    • Portrait of Benjamin Winchester, circuit court judge.
    • Bamboula

    • Sheet music covers;
    • Sheet music cover partially reads: "A sa majeste / Isabelle II / Reine des espagnes / Bamboula / Danse de negres / Fantaisie / pour / piano."
    • Bill of sale of two slaves

    • Slave bills of sale--Louisiana--New Orleans; Slave records--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--Sources; Slave trade--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--Sources; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--Sources; Slaves; McDonogh, John, 1779-1850
    • A bill of sale for two slaves, from Miellet to John McDonogh, Oct. 26, 1804.
    • Bond for slave

    • Slave trade--Louisiana;Slaveholders--Louisiana;Slavery--Louisiana;Slave records--Louisiana;
    • Bond paid by Warner Oliver and James Baytop for use of a slave named "Hukey,"
    • Certified partial list of 63 slaves

    • Slave records--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--Sources;Slavery--Louisiana;Slave trade--Louisiana--New Orleans;Hibernia (Ship);
    • Certified partial list of 63 slaves belonging to R. Shelton, William Harris, and D.B. Alexander who were sent from Louisville, KY to New Orleans aboard the steamboat Hibernia, Nov. 18, 1831.

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