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Unnamed TN Seamstress #2 - TN-SEA2

Title

Unnamed TN Seamstress #2 - TN-SEA2

Identifier

TN-SEA2

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, African American women--History, Women artisans

Source

The Tennessean

Date

February 24, 1847

Trade

Seamstress

Gender

Female

Enslaver

J.B. White

Events

1. Hired out by J.B. White

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Negroes for Hire.
I WILL hire out two negro men and a negro wo-man, on Saturday next, the 27th inst., until the 15th of May next. One of the men is a blacksmith by trade, and the woman is said to be a good house-ser-vant and seamstress. Terms made known on the day of hiring.
J. B. WHITE, C. & M.
Feb.24–2t

Files

Blacksmith_Seamstress_February241847.png

Collection

Citation

, “Unnamed TN Seamstress #2 - TN-SEA2,” accessed September 25, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/870.

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