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Coleman Family Account Book, 1834-1856, 1860

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 4
Identifier: id282567

Scope and Contents

Account book details transactions for the hiring out of slaves, the costs of digging graves for children (including the children of slaves), the purchase of clothes (including clothes for slaves), the payment of matriculation fees to the College of William & Mary, and other expenditures.


  • 1834-1856, 1860

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Conditions Governing Access:

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From the Collection: 5.00 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Research Center Repository