Boarder sells "Negro Man George" to College, 1801

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Title

Boarder sells "Negro Man George" to College, 1801

Subject

Slavery
Slave bills of sale
Slave trade
Jesuits--History--19th century

Description

On March 14, 1801, a boarder named John Llewellin sold an enslaved person named George to Georgetown College for £67.10s. At the time, a year of board and expenses cost £50.

Creator

Georgetown University Archive

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

March 14, 1801

Contributor

Cory Young

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Relation

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Accounts

Identifier

GSA119

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

1801 Contra Cr
March 14 By Cash for Entrance Money £1" 10" 0
By Negro Man George 67" 10" 0

Original Format

Manuscript

Files

Citation

Georgetown University Archive, “Boarder sells "Negro Man George" to College, 1801,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed October 22, 2017, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/130.

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