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Unnamed Carpenter #35 - CAR127

Title

Unnamed Carpenter #35 - CAR127

Identifier

CAR127

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, Carpenters

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

December 18, 1755

Trade

Carpenter

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Charles Pinckney

Home

Charles Pinckney's home in Charleston

Home Location

Charleston, South Carolina

Events

1. Enslaved by Charles Pinckney
2. To be Hired out

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

To be Let, and entered upon immediately, the house and stores on the Bay of Charles-Town, lately occupied by Mr. John Stuart, merchant, very conveniently situated for business, and has good out-houses, and a large dry cellar. Any person inclinable to rent the said house and stores, may treat with the subscriber. Who has to hire by the month or year, a handy wench, who is a very good seamstress; also a negro fellow, an exceeding good carpenter.
CHARLES PINCKNEY

Files

Unnamed Carpenter #35 - CAR127 - SC Gazette 12-18-1755 p2.JPG

Collection

Citation

, “Unnamed Carpenter #35 - CAR127,” accessed August 11, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/357.

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