Bill of sale from A Smith

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Bill of sale for a girl around 3 years old named Laura, sold as a slave to Michael Reed by Arthur Smith and signed January 23. 1832.

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[2] p ; 17 x 20 cm.

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Smith, Arthur January 23, 1832.

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Bill of sale for a girl around 3 years old named Laura, sold as a slave to Michael Reed by Arthur Smith and signed January 23. 1832.

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[2] p ; 17 x 20 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Reed-Box1-Folder10-1832-01-23-BillofSaleSlave
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth880994

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  • January 23, 1832

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Smith, Arthur. Bill of sale from A Smith, text, January 23, 1832; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth880994/: accessed June 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.