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    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-17, 1840-1848.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Slaves--Emancipation--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American barbers--Mississippi--Natchez.; Child...
    • Legal and financial papers of the Johnson family for the years 1840-1848 include slave bills of sale, deeds of emancipation, freedom papers, deeds of conveyance, receipts, and other legal and financial documents. The papers are chiefly those of...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-18, 1843-1849.

    • Battles, Harriet, born approximately 1792.; Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Johnson, William T., 1809?-1851.; Johnson, Ann Battles,...
    • Legal and financial papers of the Johnson family for the years 1843-1849 contain receipts for goods and services, tax receipts, promissory notes, deeds of conveyance, and a certification of land surveying belonging to William Johnson, a free person...
    • Cane River collection, 1841.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Women...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, financial statements, mortgage records, and receipts signed in 1841 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include the account sheet...
    • Cane River collection, approximately 1817-1871.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer (Family :...
    • Mostly undated legal and financial records including account sheets, inventories, testimonies, court records, and letters, ranging in date from approximately 1817 to 1871. Items relating to free people of color include an authorization given by...
    • Cane River collection, 1823.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land sales, procurations, slave bills of sale, succession papers, and receipts signed in 1823 by Jean Pierre Marie Dubois, notary public of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. Documents relating to free people of...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-14, 1793-1795.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; Land grants--Mississippi--Natchez.; Conveyancing--Mississippi--Natchez.; Hospitals--Mississippi--Natchez.; Surgeons--Mississippi--Natchez.; Governors general--Mississippi--Natchez.; Gil, Andrés, active...
    • The conveyance, dated May 22, 1793, negotiates use of land in Natchez ceded to Andrés Gil, practitioner at the Natchez royal hospital. In the document, Gil addresses Manuel Gayoso de Lemos, District Governor of Natchez (West Florida), and states...
    • Cane River collection, 1838.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Land...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, reports from family meetings, and mortgage records signed in 1838 by the Natchitoches Parish justice of the peace. Papers relating to free people of color include a slave bill...
    • Cane River collection, 1824.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • Primarily notarized documents regarding the sales of land and enslaved persons signed in 1824 by Jean Pierre Marie Dubois, notary public of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. Documents relating to free people of color include an appointment of a proxy...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-16, 1830-1839.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Johnson, William T., 1809?-1851.; Johnson, Ann Battles, 1815?-1866.; Battles, Harriet, born...
    • Legal and financial documents of William Johnson, Harriet Battles, and Ann Battles Johnson, free persons of color, include receipts of sale, invoices, insurance policies, and agreements for sale and renting of property between the years 1830-1839....
    • Cane River collection. Folder 01-28, 1847.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Slaves--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • Primarily notarized documents including slave bills of sale, oaths, estate inventories, collection orders, procurations, and financial records, signed in 1847 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include...
    • Cane River collection, 1836.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Land...
    • Chiefly notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, reports from family meetings, mortgage records, and marriage contracts signed in 1836 by the Natchitoches Parish justice of the peace. Papers relating to free people of color...
    • Cane River collection, 1844 June-December.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American women--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer (Family : Natchitoches...
    • Primarily notarized documents including mortgages, slave bills of sale, financial records, and land transactions signed in 1844 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include a mortgage on enslaved persons...
    • Concitoyen Desvignes Cousin to Monsieur Pascal, 1792 Nov. 02

    • Trénonay, Jean Claude, d. 1792--Death and burial.; Murder--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Slaveholders--Violence against--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Slaves--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.
    • Concitoyen Desvignes Cousin, Lyon, France, provides Monsieur Pascal, Voiron, France, an excerpt from Jacques [Tournier? Tourine?]’s July 18, 1792, letter from New Orleans describing Claude Trénonay's death. The quote states that the victim was...
    • Desk

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    • Walnut slant-front desk with a series of four graduated drawers. Drawer blades likely half-blind dovetailed or tenoned into the side of the case (a cap hides construction details). Grooved drawer runners are tenoned into the blades, and screwed...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 38, notebook, 1844 July-1857 May.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; Home economics--Mississippi--Natchez.; Battles, Harriet, born approximately 1792.; Johnson, Ann Battles,...
    • The notebook contains lists, handwriting practice, accounts for Harriet Battles, and calculations. The book was sometimes used as a cash book and contains lists of household goods and clothing materials purchased. The notebook was probably used by...

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