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    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-14, 1793-1795.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; Land grants--Mississippi--Natchez.; Conveyancing--Mississippi--Natchez.; Hospitals--Mississippi--Natchez.; Surgeons--Mississippi--Natchez.; Governors general--Mississippi--Natchez.; Gil, Andrés, active...
    • The conveyance, dated May 22, 1793, negotiates use of land in Natchez ceded to Andrés Gil, practitioner at the Natchez royal hospital. In the document, Gil addresses Manuel Gayoso de Lemos, District Governor of Natchez (West Florida), and states...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-17, 1840-1848.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Slaves--Emancipation--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American barbers--Mississippi--Natchez.; Child...
    • Legal and financial papers of the Johnson family for the years 1840-1848 include slave bills of sale, deeds of emancipation, freedom papers, deeds of conveyance, receipts, and other legal and financial documents. The papers are chiefly those of...
    • Concitoyen Desvignes Cousin to Monsieur Pascal, 1792 Nov. 02

    • Trénonay, Jean Claude, d. 1792--Death and burial.; Murder--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Slaveholders--Violence against--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Slaves--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.
    • Concitoyen Desvignes Cousin, Lyon, France, provides Monsieur Pascal, Voiron, France, an excerpt from Jacques [Tournier? Tourine?]’s July 18, 1792, letter from New Orleans describing Claude Trénonay's death. The quote states that the victim was...
    • Desk

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    • Walnut slant-front desk with a series of four graduated drawers. Drawer blades likely half-blind dovetailed or tenoned into the side of the case (a cap hides construction details). Grooved drawer runners are tenoned into the blades, and screwed...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 38, notebook, 1844 July-1857 May.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; Home economics--Mississippi--Natchez.; Battles, Harriet, born approximately 1792.; Johnson, Ann Battles,...
    • The notebook contains lists, handwriting practice, accounts for Harriet Battles, and calculations. The book was sometimes used as a cash book and contains lists of household goods and clothing materials purchased. The notebook was probably used by...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-18, 1843-1849.

    • Battles, Harriet, born approximately 1792.; Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Johnson, William T., 1809?-1851.; Johnson, Ann Battles,...
    • Legal and financial papers of the Johnson family for the years 1843-1849 contain receipts for goods and services, tax receipts, promissory notes, deeds of conveyance, and a certification of land surveying belonging to William Johnson, a free person...
    • Cane River collection, 1841.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Women...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, financial statements, mortgage records, and receipts signed in 1841 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include the account sheet...
    • Cane River collection, approximately 1817-1871.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer (Family :...
    • Mostly undated legal and financial records including account sheets, inventories, testimonies, court records, and letters, ranging in date from approximately 1817 to 1871. Items relating to free people of color include an authorization given by...
    • Jean Claude Trénonay to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1792 Feb. 04

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827--Family.; France--History--Revolution, 1789-1799.; Louisiana--Economic conditions--18th century.; Louisiana--Politics and government--To 1803.; French--Family relationships--Louisiana.; Colonists--Family...
    • Claude Trénonay, Pointe Coupée, writes Joseph Allard Duplantier, Voiron, France, whom the addresser mentions as having been at Versailles. Trénonay claims that he has kept up with the French Revolution and the new constitution (which he praises...
    • Cane River collection, 1823.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American slaveholders--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land sales, procurations, slave bills of sale, succession papers, and receipts signed in 1823 by Jean Pierre Marie Dubois, notary public of Natchitoches Parish, Louisiana. Documents relating to free people of...
    • Engraving

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    • Hand-colored stipple and line engraving of a religious woman freeing three Native Americans in a landscape with three palm trees. The French inscription reads: "ATALA DELIVRE CHACTAS./ Chelas fils d'Outalissi Chef des guerriers Natchez, Nation...
    • Armand Allard Duplantier to Joseph Allard Duplantier, 1792 Aug. 02

    • Duplantier, Armand, 1753-1827--Family.; Duplantier, Augustine Gerard, 1762-1799--Health.; Trénonay, Jean Claude, d. 1792--Death and burial.; Murder--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.; Slaveholders--Violence against--Louisiana--Pointe Coupee Parish.;...
    • Armand Allard Duplantier, Pointe Coupée, informs his father, Joseph Allard Duplantier, of Claude Trénonay's gunshot murder by a slave on July 12. He relates that the slave fired through the dining-room window while the victim was finishing dinner...
    • Cupboard

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    • Triangular cupboard divided into two sections by a low waist molding pinned to case. Upper section is two thirds height of lower section. Molded cornice projects very slightly from top, and nailed. Overall stance is wide. Doors of fielded panels...

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