[Birth Certificate for Benjamin F. Price]

Description:

Birth certificate for Benjamin F. Price, born in Palestine, Texas, February 1873 to Sam Price and Mary Foster. According to the certificate, both of his parents were slaves in Palestine at the time of his birth. The back of the page includes instructions for completing information and the text of legislation related to the form.

Creator(s): Texas. Bureau of Vital Statistics.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Anderson County - Palestine
Creation Date: 1958  
Partner(s):
Price Johnson Family Collection
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
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Creator (Author):
Texas. Bureau of Vital Statistics.

Texas Department of Health, Bureau of Vital Statistics

Date(s):
  • Creation: 1958
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Anderson County - Palestine
Era
Civil War and Reconstruction, 1861-1876
Date
February 1873
Description:

Birth certificate for Benjamin F. Price, born in Palestine, Texas, February 1873 to Sam Price and Mary Foster. According to the certificate, both of his parents were slaves in Palestine at the time of his birth. The back of the page includes instructions for completing information and the text of legislation related to the form.

Physical Description:

[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): birth certificates | slaves | slavery
Contributor(s):
Added Title: Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics: Certificate of Birth
Partner:
Price Johnson Family Collection
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: PJFC_002
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth191150
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text