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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #45 - TN-BLA53

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #45 - TN-BLA53

Identifier

TN-BLA53

Subject

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

Source

The Tennessean

Date

April 2, 1847

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

G.M. Fogg and F.R. Rains

Home Location

Nashville, Tennessee

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by Edward Hall
2. To be sold by G.M. Fogg and F.R. Rains

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Notice.
BY virtue of a Deed of Trust, executed to G. M. Fogg, on the 13th May, 1841; and also by vir-tue of a Deed of Trust, executed to F. R. Rains, on the 10th December, 1842, by Edward Hall, on Satur-day the 24th day of April instant, at the Market-House in the city of Nashville, we will proceed to sell at public auction, for cash, the following named negro slaves, viz: Phil, and Jane his wife, with her six chil-dren, ranging from six to twenty years old, consisting of two girls and four boys. One of them is a first rate coach maker, and one of the boys is a good black-smith. Sale within the usual hours.
G. M. FOGG,
F. R. RAINS,
Trustees.
April 2, 1847—td.

Files

Coachmaker_Blacksmith_April21847.png

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Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #45 - TN-BLA53,” accessed July 26, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/471.

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