Boarder sells Isaac to College, 1807

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Title

Boarder sells Isaac to College, 1807

Subject

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

Description

Jeremiah Neale sold his "Negro Man named Isaac" to Georgetown College for $300. This was enough to cover two years of board and expenses for his son, James.

Creator

Georgetown University Archives

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

March 10, 1807

Contributor

Cory Young

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Relation

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Accounts

Identifier

GSA124

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

Contra Cr
1807 March 10 By a Negro Man named Isaac aged about Dollr Cents
Estimated at three Hundred Dollars 300" 00

Original Format

Manuscript

Files

Citation

Georgetown University Archives, “Boarder sells Isaac to College, 1807,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed October 22, 2017, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/136.

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