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dc.rights.licenseNo Copyright -- United Statesen_US
dc.creatorEstate of Hugh Adams
dc.descriptionThis document records payment by Robert Hutcheson, Executor of Hugh Adams, from the estate to W. McLain, Fin. Sec. A. C. S. (American Colonization Society). The funds were used for passage to and six months support in Liberia for several slaves. The amount is $980 in total which covers $70 each for some and $35 each for others.en_US
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dc.titleReceipt for R. Hutcheson from W. McLain, April 19, 1860en_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
dc.subject.fastAmerican Colonization Societyen_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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