W. C. Sims slave receipt
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W. C. Sims slave receipt

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: Sims, W. C.
Title: W. C. Sims slave receipt
Dates: 1864
Quantity: 1.0 Folder
Identification: ahc.MSS260f

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains two photo copies of a receipt for the "loan" of an enslaved man named George, belonging to W. C. Sims of Troup County, Georgia, to the Confederate States for military defense in the vicinity of Troup County. The receipt is dated July 2, 1864.


Index Terms

Georgia--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Slavery--Georgia
Troup County (Ga.)--History

Existence and Location of Originals note

The repository holding the original documents in this collection has not been determined. The Kenan Research Center owns the copies only.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

W. C. Sims slave receipt, MSS 260f, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Container List

 

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