[Deed of slave Lucy to Emily Grimes]

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Papers of Jesse Grimes. "To Emily Grimes Deed of Gift for Negro Girl Lucy."

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[2] p. ; 31 x 21 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. September 21, 1852.

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Papers of Jesse Grimes. "To Emily Grimes Deed of Gift for Negro Girl Lucy."

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[2] p. ; 31 x 21 cm.

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(Width: 20.15 cm x Height: 30.8 cm)

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  • September 21, 1852

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[Deed of slave Lucy to Emily Grimes], text, September 21, 1852; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth30308/: accessed July 28, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Star of the Republic Museum.