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Paul Carrington, Sr. to Colonel William Cabell, 1817 March 25

 Item — Box: 6, Folder: 4
Identifier: id165170

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About "the family of Hannah I mean the two girls, who have never been House servants, other than as spinners, at which business they have been excellent hands and may yet be so, if taught a proper degree of subordination by a mistress--the others except the small children have been wrought in the plantation," Signature clipped.


  • Creation: 1817 March 25


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From the Collection: 7 Linear Feet

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Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository