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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #16 - TN-BLA17

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #16 - TN-BLA17

Identifier

TN-BLA17

Subject

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

Source

Nashville Union and American

Date

January 17, 1857

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

NEGROES FOR SALE
I HAVE a large number of negroes on hand and amongst them in an extra No. 1 Blacksmith, also an excellent Stone Mason. Sold positively to remain in the country.
REES W. PORTER.
Jan. 15.

Files

Blacksmith_StoneMason_January171857.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #16 - TN-BLA17,” accessed July 26, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/435.

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