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Joseph P. Carr, [Charleston, S.C.], autograph letter signed to R. Emmett King, 27 February 1855

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Item Information

Title:
Joseph P. Carr, [Charleston, S.C.], autograph letter signed to R. Emmett King, 27 February 1855
Description:
Asks about title to Sue.
Associated name:
Oakes, Ziba B., 1806-1871
Date:
February 27, 1855
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 31, Folder 247 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Slave trade
Slaves
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
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Notes (acquisition):
The Ziba B. Oakes papers were found in a slave pen in Charleston, South Carolina, on February 20, 1865 by James Redpath. In April 1865, Redpath presented them to William Lloyd Garrison. The collection was donated to the Boston Public Library on November 11, 1891 by Francis Gardner Garrison.
Notes (date):
Date from item.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 322 no. 247
Identifier:
Ms. Am. 322 Box 31 F247