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    • 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.
    • 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.
    • BB. Chapter 2: Slave Buying

    • Slave trade -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History -- 18th century; Slave trade -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History -- 19th century.
    • The unpublished manuscript "The Negro in Louisiana" is a work begun by the Dillard (University) Project in 1942, an arm of the WPA's Federal Writer's Project. After the dissolution of the unit, Marcus Christian maintained and edited the document in...
    • John McDonogh papers. Folder 04-03, 1811-1848.

    • McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Louisiana--History--1803-1865.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Slaveholders--Louisiana.; Women slaves--Louisiana.; Slave trade--Louisiana.; Fugitive slaves--United States.; Sugar growing--Louisiana.; Land...
    • Letters from a variety of persons to John McDonogh reference the purchase of slaves, a fugitive slave, tenant issues, infrastructure (roads, levees, and bridges), monetary loans, plantation management, and an educational project. In one letter, P....
    • John McDonogh papers. Folder 01-03, 1831-1834.

    • Louisiana--History--1803-1865.; Free African Americans--Louisiana.; McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Slave trade--Louisiana.; Slave records--Louisiana.; African American plantation owners--Louisiana.; African...
    • Primarily letters written by Andrew Durnford to John McDonogh regarding personal and business matters. The letters document the illness and eventual death of Durnford's mother, the status of his sugar crops, the pricing of his livestock, and the...
    • John McDonogh papers. Folder 01-02, 1805-1849.

    • Louisiana--History--1803-1865.; McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Slave trade--Louisiana.; Slave records--Louisiana.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--19th century.;...
    • Primarily contains letters written to John McDonogh by business associates regarding the management of plantations and the acquisition of slaves in Louisiana. In one letter, John Hartwell Cocke, the prominent Virginia colonization advocate, brokers...
    • Slavery documents collection. Folder 01-15, 1839 July 11.

    • African Americans--Louisiana--History--19th century.; Slavery--Louisiana--History--19th century.; Slave trade--Louisiana--West Feliciana Parish.; Slave bills of sale--Louisiana--West Feliciana Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--West...
    • A bill of sale for the transfer of 15 slaves by Josias Gray to Ann Maria, a free woman of color. The deed was executed to compensate Ann Maria for serving as Gray's housekeeper since her emancipation. The inventory lists the names and ages of the...
    • John McDonogh papers. Folder 01-01, 1813-1860.

    • Louisiana--History--1803-1865.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans..; McDonogh, John, 1779-1850.; Plantations--Louisiana--Management.; Slave trade--Louisiana.; Slave records--Louisiana.; Benefit auctions--Louisiana.; Leases--Louisiana.;...
    • Chiefly contains letters written by John McDonogh to business associates regarding the acquisition and management of property. A few documents concern the purchase, education, emancipation, and repatriation of slaves to Liberia. Also present is an...
    • Jean Baptiste Meullion papers. Folder 01-05, 1815-1818.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; Meullion, Baptiste, 1763 or 4-1840.; Saint Landry Parish (La.); African American plantation owners--Louisiana--Saint Landry Parish.; African...
    • Business records of Jean Baptiste Meullion including bills of sale for his accounts with Debuys and Laune; Arnaud Carraby; and S.S. (Simon?) Bernard. Includes a slave bill of sale for the transfer of Mary, age 33, from Theophilus Elmer. Also...
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-03, 1822.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Natchitoches (La.)--History--19th century.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches.; Slave bills of sale.; Slave trade--Louisiana--Natchitoches.; Free African...
    • Primarily bills of sale. Includes two slave bills of sale from Augustin Metoyer to husband and wife: Marie Pelagie Lemoine [LeCourt] and Joseph Metoyer, also Augustin's brother. In French.
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-01, 1817-1820.

    • Slave bills of sale--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer, Nicolas Augustin, 1768-1856.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American plantation...
    • Legal and business records of various people living in the Cane River area of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. Papers related to free people of color include a slave bill of sale issued by Augustin Metoyer to M. In. Baptiste Florantin before Jean...
    • Salvador Panias proceeding, 1812 February 27.

    • Pointe Coupée Parish (La.)--History--19th century.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Pointe Coupée Parish.; Creoles--Louisiana--Pointe Coupée Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Pointe Coupée Parish.; Land titles--Registration...
    • Procès-verbal (proceeding) of a public auction of properties belonging to Salvador Panias of Pointe Coupée Parish. Daniel, a male slave, fourteen years old, was sold to a free mulatto [name not given] for 570 piastres. A residential property was...
    • 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,"
    • 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,"
    • 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.

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