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Recibo de venda e transferencia, 1860
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
Recibo de venda e transferencia de direitos, por José Joaquim Barbosa, pela quantia de 500$000, dos escravos, na parte que lhe toca e que foram dos seus finados avós (Joaquim José Bassoes e Ana Joaquina de Siqueira) e que constam de uma Ação de Libelo de Escravidão, que foi proposta pelo seu finado pai (João Barbosa de Oliveira), ao Senhor Joaquim Thomaz Villela e Castro. Cachoeira, 07 de abril.
Materials are arranged as received by the repository.
No material was removed from the collection during 2017-2019 processing.
- Processing Information
This collection was processed by Dina Britain on August 20, 2007. Finding aid written by Traci Ballou-Broadnax on September 5, 2007.
Finding aid revised by Kelly Bolding in 2017 to improve description of enslaved people and separate materials that did not fit within the collection scope. Finding updated with new material by Kelly Bolding in February 2018, September 2018, October 2018, April 2019, June 2019, August 2019, September 2019, and January 2020.
Finding aid updated with new acquisition by Armando Suarez in January 2019.
No additions will be made to this collection. Accessions relating to this topic will be added to the General Manuscripts Miscellaneous Collection (C0140).
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
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- Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
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- Credit this material:
Recibo de venda e transferencia; Princeton University Library Collection on Slavery in the Americas, C1210, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
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- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (mss): Box P-000117
- Separated Materials
During 2017 processing, materials that did not fit into the topical scope of slavery in the Americas were separated and placed into different collections. Simeon Johnson materials (AM 16859) were separated and made into a collection: Simeon Johnson Papers (C1589). Two Frederick Douglass letters (AM 12182), a William Ellery manuscript (AM 2013-59), and military correspondence regarding African American soldiers in Tennessee after the Civil War (AM 12182) were separated and placed into the General Manuscripts Miscellaneous Collection (C0140).
- Clinton, Henry, Sir (1738?-1795)
Van Rensselaer, K. K. (Killian Killian), 1763-1845