Memphis Tenn Sept 3, 1858 Rec'd of H. C. Anderson - Twelve hundred and fifty dollars in full pay for a negro by the name of Dick about 24 years old & we guarantee him sound in body and mind and a slave for life and we also guarantee the right and title, against the lawful claims of all persons Delap & Co. Slave Bill of Sale.
Memphis Tenn Sept 3, 1858 Rec'd of H. C. Anderson - Twelve hundred and fifty dollars in full pay for a negro by the name of Dick about 24 years old & we guarantee him sound in body and mind and a slave for life and we also guarantee the right and title, against the lawful claims of all persons Delap & Co.

Memphis Tenn Sept 3, 1858 Rec'd of H. C. Anderson - Twelve hundred and fifty dollars in full pay for a negro by the name of Dick about 24 years old & we guarantee him sound in body and mind and a slave for life and we also guarantee the right and title, against the lawful claims of all persons Delap & Co.

Handwritten in ink on 1 side of of an oblong partial sheet (19 x 12 cm.). 3 vertical and 1 horizonal fold. Lower right corner portion detached, mostly along the folds. Delap & Co. were slave traders with an office at 58 Adams in Memphis. Pencil note on back: "I found this in Grandpa Anderson's desk. Where he bought a negro." Very Good. Item #89900

Price: $150.00

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