Contract for the sale of a young slave boy

Contract for the sale of a young slave boy
A two-page contract for the sale of a twelve year old slave boy, Briton, to Lucy Batts for the sum of 300 pounds. The contract is between Benjamin Bell and Lucy Batts, both of Edgecombe County, North Carolina.
January 26, 1819
Original Format
financial records
21cm x 28cm
Local Identifier
Location of Original
East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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