Bill of Sale for Negro Boy from Galaway

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Bill of sale for a boy around 14 years old named Edmond, sold as a slave to Michael Reed by John and Emily Galloway.

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[2] p. ; 17 x 20 cm.

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Galloway, John & Galloway, Emily March 19, 1841.


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Bill of sale for a boy around 14 years old named Edmond, sold as a slave to Michael Reed by John and Emily Galloway.

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[2] p. ; 17 x 20 cm.



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  • Accession or Local Control No: Reed-Box1-Folder60-184u-03-19-BillofSaleSlave
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  • March 19, 1841

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Galloway, John & Galloway, Emily. Bill of Sale for Negro Boy from Galaway, text, March 19, 1841; ( accessed July 15, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History,; crediting Southwestern University.

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