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Slavery -- North Carolina

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Bill-of-sale of enslaved man "Loney" from J. A. Bisaner of Lincolnton, N.C. to N.A. Wingate of Charlotte, N.C.

 Collection — Box SFC4 [F09.090.03.02], Folder: 404
Identifier: MS0404
Overview A bill of sale for an enslaved person named Loney, bought from J. A. Bisaner of Lincolnton, N.C.; by N. A. Wingate of Charlotte, N.C., dated January 2, 1865, for $6000.00.
Dates: 1865 January 2

Harold Pulley [1], 2012 May 31

 File
Identifier: OH-UA-PU0084
Scope and Contents In this first of four interviews, Harold Pulley, North Carolina native and alumnus of the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, begins by discussing his family background including his father's acquisition of farmland in return for construction labor, his mother's education and personality, and his maternal grandfather's parentage and role in helping slaves escape, fighting in the Civil War, and bootlegging. He recalls how his father's stories about the African-American experience during...
Dates: 2012 May 31

Willis Irwin Henderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS0430
Overview The collection contains a wide variety of materials, including a slave bill-of-sale, letters, land conveyancing papers for land for the Andrew Jackson historic site, DAR papers for the Mecklenburg Chapter, and obituaries for Henderson family members (Willis Irwin Henderson and Perrin Quarles Henderson).
Dates: 1812 - 2007

Betty L. Means collection of historical documents

 Collection
Identifier: MS0033
Abstract Collection of unrelated manuscripts, containing letters from Edwin Arlington Robinson (1922) and James Boyd (1926) and a bill of sale (1835) for a slave in Pasquotank County, N.C.
Dates: 1835 - 1926