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Bank of the United States Bill of sale

An inventory of the item at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: [Summit record]
Date: 1993-07-28

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The collection consists of one item, a bill in the amount of $1,136 for the transfer of five slaves, three male and 2 female, to Edward R. Pinckney. Signed by Joseph Johnson, president of the bank's office in Charleston, South Carolina.


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Use Restrictions:

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Subject Headings


Johnson, Joseph, 1776-1862.
Pinckney, Edward R.


Slave bills of sale.
Slaveholders, South Carolina.
Slavery, South Carolina.
Slavery, United States, History.

Genres and Forms

Bills of sale.



Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Bank of the United States Bill of sale
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

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