Outfitting for Dick and Mat, circa 1822

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Title

Outfitting for Dick and Mat, circa 1822

Subject

Clothing; Georgetown College; Enslaved Labor

Description

This ledger page records the purchase of cloth and the "making & trimming" of various items of clothing for two men enslaved on campus. These records are undated, but likely from 1822.

Creator

Georgetown University Archives

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

30-11- 1822
12-1822

Contributor

Julia Bernier

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Format

PDF

Language

English

Type

Ledger Book

Identifier

GSA270

Text Item Type Metadata

Text

67                                Old. Dick                  Dr

 

Nov. 30     To 1 pair shoes-                                           $ 2.37 ½

Dec. 14       “ 6 ½ yards domestick cloth                        5.68 ¾

                                                   @ 87.

“         “        “ making & trimming 1 suit                           5.00

                                                                        ____________

                                                     Amount                 $ 13.06 ½

                                                                        ___________

 

 

 

                                    Mat .     .      .

Dec.  To 6 ½ yards domestick cloth                               5.68 ¾

                                                @87.

           “ making & trimming 1 coat &

          1 pair pantaloons           _____                              5.00

                                                                          ___________

 

                                                           Amount $           10. 68 ¾

                                                                            ___________                                             

 

 

                                                                       

Original Format

Ledger Book

Files

Citation

Georgetown University Archives , “Outfitting for Dick and Mat, circa 1822 ,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed July 20, 2018, http://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/294.

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