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dc.rights.licenseNo Copyright -- United Statesen_US
dc.creatorEstate of Hugh Adams
dc.descriptionThis is a statement issued by McNutt listing charges for a few purchases made during December 1859 -- a shawl, thread, a flounce (?). Her mark accompanies the name Isabella Lewis and it was attested by A. Patterson. On the reverse is a statement, signed with his mark by Henry Lewis, directing the charges should be paid out of money due to him from his late master, Hugh Adams. The statement was attested by A. Patterson.en_US
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dc.titleInvoice from Gilkeson & McNutt for Isabella, December 1859en_US
dcterms.isPartOfWLU Coll0373 - Hugh Adams Papers
dc.rights.holderSpecial Collections and Archives, Leyburn Library, Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA
dc.subject.fastSlaves -- Emancipationen_US
dc.subject.fastVirginia -- Rockbridge Countyen_US

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  • Coll. 0373 - Hugh Adams Papers
    The Hugh Adams Papers are approximately 75 documents concerning the manumission of nineteen slaves of the Adams estate and their emigration to Careysburg, Liberia.

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