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Sam - TN-BLA57

Title

Sam - TN-BLA57

Identifier

TN-BLA57

Subject

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

Source

Memphis Daily Appeal

Date

May 28, 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

NEGRO MEN
AT AUCTION.
THIS DAY, MAY 28,
AT 10 o’clock A.M. we will sell, at our Auction Rooms, 262 Main street, CYRUS, 33 years old, a No. 1 Cook and Dining-room Servant. Terms, cash. Also, SAM, 40 years old, a good Blacksmith. Terms, note satisfactorily indorsed, at 6 months. Both fully guaranteed.

G.B. LOCKE & CO.
Auctioneers and Real Estate Brokers

Collection

Citation

, “Sam - TN-BLA57,” accessed June 13, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/475.

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