A Copy of An Inventory of Martha Reed Estate

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Copy of the inventory of Martha Reed's estate on June 2, 1859. Includes monetary values for slaves named Abe, John, Owen, Jim, Bill, Lize, Sall, Luce, Jack, Ike, Nelson, Bet (and her child), Dan, and Joe. Also includes horses, cattle, and ranching gear.

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[4] p. ; 32 x 20 cm.

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Reed, Martha June 2, 1859.

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Copy of the inventory of Martha Reed's estate on June 2, 1859. Includes monetary values for slaves named Abe, John, Owen, Jim, Bill, Lize, Sall, Luce, Jack, Ike, Nelson, Bet (and her child), Dan, and Joe. Also includes horses, cattle, and ranching gear.

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[4] p. ; 32 x 20 cm.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: Reed-Box3-Folder35-1859-06-02-CopyofEstateInventory
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth881016

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  • June 2, 1859

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Reed, Martha. A Copy of An Inventory of Martha Reed Estate, text, June 2, 1859; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth881016/: accessed July 9, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Southwestern University.