James Reilly hires Stephen, 1830

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Title

James Reilly hires Stephen, 1830

Subject

Slavery; Slave hiring; Hire Terms; Slave labor; Georgetown College; Jesuits--History--19th century

Description

On January 12 1829 James Reilly agreed to hire an enslaved man Stephen from the college for $75 per year and provide him with "clothes + vitals." He was charged $75 on January 12, 1830.

Creator

Georgetown University Archives

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1829-01- 12 to 1830- 01- 12

Contributor

Julia Bernier

Rights

Georgetown University Archives

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Financial Records

Identifier

GSA162

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

1830   Mr James Reilly   Dr

Jan. 12 To one years hire of 

Stephen                     ___ 75 00

N.B. Jany 12, 1829 MReilly 

agreed to pay for the hire of 

Stephen $75 pr Ann. and fur-

nish him with clothes and vi-

tals.        

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Citation

Georgetown University Archives , “James Reilly hires Stephen, 1830 ,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed April 22, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/176.

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