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Receipt "for a Negro Woman named Permelia," 21, from John Susan (name unclear) to A.M. Holland for "eleven hundred dollars" ($1100 USD), January 24, 1859. Location not stated.
Rec'd of A.M. Holland Eleven Hundred Dollars for a Negro Woman anmed Permelia which Girl I warrant sound in body and mind and free from all incumbrances
(signed) John Susan(?)
Said Girl is about Twenty one years of age
receipt, slave sale, slave, woman, girl, Permelia, bondage, slavery, A.M. Holland, John Susan, 1859
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Holland, A. M. and Susan, John, "Receipt for sale of Permelia, a woman. January 24, 1859." (1859). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 324.
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