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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #1 - TN-BLA1

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #1 - TN-BLA1

Identifier

TN-BLA1

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, African American blacksmiths

Source

Nashville Union and American

Date

May 21, 1853

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Dabbs & Porter

Home

No. 33 Cedar Street

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. To be sold by Dabbs & Porter

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

CALL SOON.—For sale—An excellent Blacksmith warranted;
2 valuable stout Men;
3 Women, extra Cooks and House Servants;
1 Woman and Child, 21 years old, good Cook;
1 very pretty Girl, 13 years old;
1 No. 1 fancy Boy 13 years old;
DABBS & PORTER,
No. 33, Cedar street.

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Blacksmith_May211853.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #1 - TN-BLA1,” accessed July 26, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/419.

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