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Wylly & Montmollin, Savannah, Ga., manuscript letter signed to Ziba B. Oakes, 29 April 1854

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Title:
Wylly & Montmollin, Savannah, Ga., manuscript letter signed to Ziba B. Oakes, 29 April 1854
Description:
Arrival of three Negroes.
Addressee:
Oakes, Ziba B., 1806-1871
Date:
April 29, 1854
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 33, Folder 413 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Slave trade
Slaves
Extent:
1 item
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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. 413
Identifier:
Ms. Am. 322 Box 33 F413