Early Transatlantic Writing Project
Life in the Early Atlantic World
In this letter, Maud Fentress describes a number of things. She first describes how she feels about his being gone and the heartache she feels at his absence. As the letter continues,. Fentress details life at the plantation including her having to…
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Bill of Sale for 5 Slaves to Rebecca Hagerty This is a receipt for the purchase of five slaves by Rebecca Hagerty from John Alberty on March 30, 1859.
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