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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #41 - TN-BLA47

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #41 - TN-BLA47

Identifier

TN-BLA47

Subject

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

Source

The Tennessean

Date

December 18, 1843

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Benjamin Litton

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. To be sold by Benjamin Litton

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Chancery Sale.
PURSUANT to a decree of the Court of Chan-cery at Franklin, at its October Term, 1843, in the case of Charles I. Love, Esq. vs. The Credit-itors of said Love and others, I will on the 1st day of January next expose to sale at the Market house in Nashville, upon a credit of 12 months, several Valuable negroes of both sexes, and among them a first rate Blacksmith.
Bond and approved security required.
On the same day I will hire for the ensuing 12 months all the Negroes belonging to said Estate re-maining unsold.
BENJ. LITTON, C. & M.
Dec. 18.

Files

Blacksmith_December181843.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #41 - TN-BLA47,” accessed July 26, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/465.

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