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Unnamed TN Blacksmith #51 - TN-BLA114

Title

Unnamed TN Blacksmith #51 - TN-BLA114

Identifier

TN-BLA114

Subject

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

Source

Clarksville Chronicle

Date

September 16, 1859

Trade

Blacksmith

Gender

Male

Enslaver

J. C. Mickle, dec. (enslaver); A. G. Brown and Peter O'Neal (ad placers)

Home

J. C. Mickle's property

Home Location

Montgomery County, Tennessee

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by J.C. Mickle
2. To be sold by A.G. Brown and Peter O'Neal

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Land and Negroes for Sale.
We will sell on the 19th day of October next, at the late residence of J. C. Mickle, dec’d, eight likely Negroes, Women, Boys, Girls, and one man—a very good Blacksmith. At the same time and place, the tract of land on which said Mickle lived at the time of his death, containing about 220 acres ; bound by the land of Geo. D. Martin, Thos. Ogburn and Bryan Smith.
Any person wishing to see said land can see it by calling on Mr. M. Mickle on the premises. Terms—12 months credit, bond and approved security.
A. G. BROWN,
PETER ONEAL,
Executors.

Files

Blacksmith_September161859.png

Collection

Citation

, “Unnamed TN Blacksmith #51 - TN-BLA114,” accessed July 29, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/532.

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