Hire of James Greenwell, 1845

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Title

Hire of James Greenwell, 1845

Subject

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

Description

James Greenwell was hired by the college from Colonel Joseph Harris of "Near Leonard town Maryland" from May to December 1845. Harris was Clerk of the Court for Mary's County from 1794-1843.

Creator

Georgetown University Archives

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1845-05 to 1845-12

Contributor

Julia Bernier

Rights

Georgetown University Archives

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Financial Records

Identifier

GSA176

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                                                                                 108

  James Greenwell- servt of 

 Col: Joseph Harris Near Leonard town Md  

1845
 
May 2   Entered this day at $10. pmo                     Dr        cr

June 7   To cash (do Jas Greenwell as above)___    5.00

July 4    To cash            ___       ____ do___   __      5.00 

Aug 30  To cash           ___       ____  do  _ ___ __  5.00 

Octr  7   To cash          ___        ____ do __    __     10.00 

Dec: 2    Cr by 7 mos wages ending date at $10 =         = 70.00 

“    “                                      Balance    ___  __    40.00           

“    “                                                                    70.00       70.00  

“    “  Cr By balance rendd                 ~                 =          40.00

“     3 Dr to cash in full + discharged him             =  40.00

 

Original Format

Account Book

Files

Citation

Georgetown University Archives, “Hire of James Greenwell, 1845 ,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed April 22, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/192.

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