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Collection Reference Number GLC04501.042
From Archive Folder Archive of Confederate general & family re: plantation and slaves 
Title Bills of sale for negro
Date 12 August 1844
Author Hibler, J. A. (fl. 1844)  
Recipient Gibson, Tobias  
Document Type Business and financial document
Content Description A bill of sale for a slave named Isaam, purchased by Tobias Gibson from J. A. Hibler for $550.
Subjects Slavery  Slave Sale  African American History  
People Hibler, J. A. (fl. 1844)  Gibson, Tobias (fl. 1842-1865)  
Theme Slavery & Abolition; African Americans
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Additional Information Tobias Gibson was a plantation owner and owned four estates: Greenwood, Magnolia, Hollywood, and Live Oak. He resided primarily in Lexington, Kentucky, but was one of the wealthiest cotton and sugar planters of the Mississippi Valley.
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859