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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #22 - TN-BLA23

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #22 - TN-BLA23

Identifier

TN-BLA23

Subject

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

Source

Memphis Daily Avalanche

Date

May 12, 1859

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

G.B. Locke & Co.

Home

262 Main Street

Home Location

Memphis, Tennessee

Events

1. To be sold by G.B. Locke & Co.

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

We are requested to state that a No. 1 Negro man, a good blacksmith, will be sold to-day at twelve o'clock M., at the auction rooms of G. B. Kicke & Co., 262 Main street. City reference given as to qualifications. Sale positive. Terms, $500 cash, balance on time.

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Blacksmith_May121859.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #22 - TN-BLA23,” accessed July 26, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/441.

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