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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #38 - TN-BLA44

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #38 - TN-BLA44

Identifier

TN-BLA44

Subject

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

Source

The Tennessean

Date

June 8, 1842

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Christopher Brooks

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. To be sold by Christopher Brooks

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Large Sale of Negroes.
ON SATURDAY, the 18th of June, I will offer for sale to the highest bidder, at the Market House in Nashville, about
40 LIKELY NEGROES,
Men, Women, Boys and Children, among them a Blacksmith, Carpenter and some House Servants. Terms one half Cash, balance notes payable in Bank at six months, with two approved securities. The Negroes can be seen on application to me.
CHRISTOPHER BROOKS.
June 6th-td

Files

Blacksmith_Carpenter_June81842.png

Collection

Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #38 - TN-BLA44,” accessed June 13, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/462.

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