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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #9 - TN-BLA9

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #9 - TN-BLA9

Identifier

TN-BLA9

Subject

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

Source

Nashville Union and American

Date

February 22, 1855

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Rees W. Porter

Home

No. 33 Cedar Street

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. To be sold by Rees W. Porter

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

LAND AND NEGROES FOR SALE.
I HAVE a first rate Coal Bank in Jackson county, Ala., for sale.
Also, one of the best farms in Rutherford county.
A Negro Man, 27 years old—A No. 1 carpenter;
“ “ 23 “ “ blacksmith.
Various other Negroes. Apply soon.
REES W. PORTER.
feb22-tf

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Blacksmith_Carpenter_February221855.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #9 - TN-BLA9,” accessed July 29, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/427.

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