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Isaac - TN-BLA33, TN-GUN1

Title

Isaac - TN-BLA33, TN-GUN1

Identifier

TN-BLA33, TN-GUN1

Subject

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

Source

The Tennessean

Date

May 28, 1838

Trade

Blacksmith, gunsmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

David Bouie (enslaver), C. Lanier (ad placer)

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by David Bouie
2. To be sold by C. Lanier

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

ADMINISTRATOR'S SALE.
BY virtue of an order of the Circuit Court of Davidson County, made at its May Term 1838, in the cause of Churchill Lanier, Adminis-trator &c. exparte, I shall on Monday the 4th day of June 1838, at the upper end of the Market house in Nashville, offer for sale a negro man named Isaac, about 27 years old, belonging to the estate of David Buie deceased, said Isaac is a good Gun-Smith & Black-Smith. Terms of sale nine months credit and A note payable in Bank with good security required.
C. LANIER, Administrator &c.
May 22, 1838

Files

Blacksmith_May281838.png

Collection

Citation

, “Isaac - TN-BLA33, TN-GUN1,” accessed June 13, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/451.

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