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Masters writes to Reade that Dick "has been somewhat uneasy with me, the first cause [was] my separating his wench from him.
"The lowest price is one hundred pounds."
Addressed to Reade in Poughkeepsie, NY.
United States of America
solicitation, slave, trade, commerce, Dick, slavery, bondage, domestic slave trade, United States, north
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Masters, Josiah, "Letter from Josiah Masters to John Reade about a slave man named Dick he (Masters) wishes to sell. New York, 1796." (1796). Broadus R. Littlejohn, Jr. Manuscript and Ephemera Collection. 328.
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