D.W. Hawes letter to W.P. Goodbar concerning the sale of slaves
Scope and Contents note
This small collection consists of a letter written by D.W. Hawes to W.P. Goodbar concerning the sale of twelve slaves. He tells Goodbar that he will meet him in Atlanta to sell them.
- 1857 February 14
- Hawes, D.W. (Person)
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D.W. Hawes sold slaves in the Antebellum.
0.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Language of Materials
D.W. Hawes sold slaves in the Antebellum south. In this letter, Hawes writes from Richmond, Virginia, to tell W.P. Goodbar that he has twelve slaves for sale, and that he will meet Goodbar in Atlanta to sell them.
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- African Americans Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Hawes, D.W.
- Slave trade -- Southern States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Slave traders -- Southern States -- Correspondence Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Slaves -- Southern States Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Guide to the D.W. Hawes Letter to W.P. Goodbar Concerning the Sale of Slaves
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- Finding aid prepared by Linda Long
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- Finding aid written in English.
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