Fr. Nicholas Steinbacher hires Robert Thomas, an enslaved man at Newtown, 1847

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Title

Fr. Nicholas Steinbacher hires Robert Thomas, an enslaved man at Newtown, 1847

Subject

Slavery; Slave hiring; Slave labor; Jesuits--History--19th century

Description

In 1847, Fr. Nicholas Steinbacher, the Superior at Newtown Plantation hired Robert Thomas, an enslaved man property of Mary J. Neale. The yearly hire of Robert cost the Jesuit priest 20 dollars.

Creator

Maryland Province Collection

Publisher

Georgetown Slavery Archive

Date

1847

Contributor

Elsa Barraza Mendoza

Rights

Georgetown University Library

Format

PDF

Language

Englsih

Type

Manuscript

Identifier

GSA338

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Text


Recvd this 2nd day of July 1847 of Revd Nicolas Steinbarger [sic] the sum of twenty dollars in full for the hire of Robert Thomas for 1847.

Mary J. Neale

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Manuscript

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Citation

Maryland Province Collection, “Fr. Nicholas Steinbacher hires Robert Thomas, an enslaved man at Newtown, 1847,” Georgetown Slavery Archive, accessed June 12, 2021, https://slaveryarchive.georgetown.edu/items/show/373.

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