B.M. [Baker Mabrey] Bass Collection (#949), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.
ECU Manuscript Collection
October 8, 2003 (unprocessed) 2 items, 0.003 cubic feet; Edgecomb [Edgecombe] County Bond First Series, No. 7 / $500 Due April 1st 1874, payable to John H. Daniel, Executed April 1, 1864, Signed Henry T. Clark, Chairman, Edgecomb County Court; Countersigned, Irwin Thigpen, Clerk of County Court; Letter from Joseph Ely, [William] MacRae's Brigade, to My Dear Father, dated February 19, 1865. Donor: William M. Bass
October 21, 2003 (unprocessed addition 2) 1 item, 0.0003 cubic feet; Grant (12/9/1843) for the Pait [Pate] land [A. E. Pait & wife Sarah $30.00] entered 11/7/1842, Bladen County, NC. Signed by Governor John McMorehead. Witnessed by William Call, Secretary. Donor: William M. Bass
August 12, 2005 (unprocessed addition 3) 1 item, 0.001 cubic feet; Bill of Sale and Receipt (12/31/1817) for sale and delivery of one Negro Woman named Channy, by William Barden of Wayne County, SC to Polly Ruffin of Edgecombe County, NC, Recorded Book No. 16, page 191. Document torn & repaired with pressure sensitive tape. Donor: William M. Bass
Source of acquisition
Gift of William M. Bass
Encoded by Mark Custer, December 21, 2007
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Bonds--North Carolina--Edgecombe County--19th century
Land grants--North Carolina--Bladen County
Slave bills of sale--North Carolina--Edgecombe County
Slave bills of sale--North Carolina--Wayne County