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Collection Reference Number GLC09302.10
From Archive Folder Collection of Woodson Johnson 
Title Advertisement for land in Rockingham county
Date n.d.
Author Johnson, Woodson (fl. 1820-1864)  
Document Type Land transaction document; Business and financial document
Subjects Slavery  African American History  Agriculture and Animal Husbandry  Land Transaction  Estate  Merchants and Trade  Commerce  
People Johnson, Woodson (fl. 1820-1864)  
Theme Agriculture; Merchants & Commerce; African Americans; Slavery & Abolition
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information The Woodson Johnson collection contains dozens of letters, and slave bills of sale from tobacco planter and slave dealer in Pittsylvania Co., Va., and Rockingham Co., N.C. Archive includes: Johnson's ledger book from the 1850s, recording debts for various plantation items as well as household goods, sales of tobacco and brandy, and dozens of entries re hiring of negro slaves, expenses, recording labor usage, etc.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859