TYPE: Bible
NOTES: Priceless.
ITEM ID: 4233
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New Testament Bible with Record of Slaves

DATE
Year: 1772
Decade: 1770s
Century: 18th (1701-1800)

A folio family Bible, carrying full page plates (some folding) as well as a 200 plus year genealogy (for the LeTellier, Rodgers, Smith, Sea,Staples family), including a very rare account of the births and deaths, by name, of their slaves in the 1820s and 1830s, in Maryland, Virginia and Pennsylvania.

ARTISTS
Name: William Burkitt
Type: Author