Early Transatlantic Writing Project
Life in the Early Atlantic World
This is a bill of sale of 20 slaves (all named and given ages) in Red River County. They are being sold by Pinkethman Hawkins to Rebecca Hawkins.
This is a bill of sale of 9 slaves, including their age and gender. It takes place in the Hillaby Creek Nation, and the slaves are going from the ownership of William McIntosh to Louisa McIntosh. It is cosigned by Sarah Hawkins and Stephen Hawkins
bill of sale, names, Slaves, transfer ownserhip
New Poem By Jupiter Hammon (1786) This poem by the slave-poet, Jupiter Hammon, was discovered in the archives of Yale University libraries in 2011-2012. It has recently been…
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