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First Name: Esther
Gender: Female
Reference Number: UNL00002373

Notes:

"...given by [ ] Banister to his daughter..."

Record Date:

05/10/1789

Record Type:

Letter

Record Call No.

Mss2 B8517a 1

Record Title

Letter, 1789, of Neill Buchanan to Dr. Wilson, of Petersburg, Va., concerning the sale of an African American slave, Esther.

Document Notes:

Concerns the misunderstanding of the sale of Esther, who was sold but intended to be a gift to another. Buchanan states that he will not interfere should there be a chancery suit to set matters straight.

City:

Petersburg

State:

VA