Manuscript receipt, signed “X” as mark of S. W. Gordon, with scrawl as his seal. Slave Bill of Sale Texas.

Texas Slave Trade

Manuscript receipt, signed “X” as mark of S. W. Gordon, with scrawl as his seal.

State of Texas, Gonzales County: 20 January 1854.

1 page. 1 vols. 4to. Texas Slave Trade. Bill of Sale to Wm. A. Matthews of Gonzales County. Folds, some light offsetting, else in very good condition Item #24250

¶Document acknowledging receipt of eight hundred dollars and writing “I have this day bargained sold & delivered unto him said Matthews a certain negro girl names Virginia of Black complexion and about Eleven years old. And I warrant said negro Girl to be sound in body and mind and a slave for life.” Witnessed by F. Chinault and D. L. H. Daret.

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