Ball, William. Slave Bill Of Sale, 1803 | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Title: Ball, William. Slave Bill Of Sale, 1803
Collection identifier: 449
Extent: 1.0 item
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On Jan. 22, 1803, William Ball of Frederick County, Va., sold an enslaved 13-year-old boy named Wilson to James Powers, for 80 Pounds U.S. money. The sale was witnessed by William Patton and Charles Bakley or Barkley.
Paul Hardin, University of Illinois Office of Instructional Resources, donated this item to the Survey in 1997.