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    • Jane Desham deposition, 1818 August 1.

    • Free African Americans--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.; Depositions--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.; Mayors--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.; African American apprentices.; Legal documents.
    • Deposition of Jane Desham, a free woman of color, stating that she is the mother of Hampton Smith, an apprentice bound to James Champion who has disappeared. Signed and certified by Robert Wharton, Mayor of Philadelphia.
    • City of New Orleans order to pay, 1818 March 5.

    • Municipal government--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans--History--19th century.; African Americans--History--19th century.; Mayors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Macarty, Augustin Francois de, 1774-1844.; Mountreuil, Rosette, active 1818.; African...
    • An order from the mayor's office to the treasury to reimburse Rosette Montreuil, a free woman of color, for the work of her slave, Michel, who is described as a mulatto. The document is signed by the mayor of New Orleans, Augustin Macarty. In...
    • City of New Orleans order to pay, 1818 November 7.

    • Municipal government--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans--History--19th century.; African Americans--History--19th century.; Mayors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Macarty, Augustin Francois de, 1774-1844.; Mountreuil, Rosette, active 1818.; African...
    • An order from the mayor's office to the treasury to reimburse Pierre Charles Marioux, a free man of color, for the work of his slave Lacroix, who is described as a negro. The document is signed by the mayor of New Orleans, Augustin Macarty. In...
    • New Orleans (La.) Office of the Mayor passports, 1818-1831.

    • Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Slaves--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Slaveholders--Louisiana--New Orleans.; New Orleans (La.). Office of the Mayor.; Voyages and travels.; Legal documents.
    • Passports for free persons of color in the city of New Orleans are part of a larger manuscript volume entitled Record book of licenses, bakers' declarations, and statements of public works, 1812, and passports, 1818-1831.

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    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 33, ledger, 1833-1837.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Account books.; Johnson, William T., 1809?-1851--Finance, Personal.; Bathhouses--Mississippi--Natchez.; Business records.; African American...
    • The ledger of William T. Johnson, a free man of color, contains record of Johnson's business and household expenses between 1833 and 1837. The book primarily documents transactions for services rendered in his barbering and bathhouse businesses....
    • Cane River collection, 1837.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Land titles--Registration and transfer--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Metoyer...
    • Notarized documents including land sales, slave bills of sale, succession records, and lists of debts, signed in 1837 by the Natchitoches Parish justice of the peace. Papers include a mortgage granted by Jacques Porter to Nerestan Roques, both free...
    • 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...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 19, diary, 1837-1841.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American plantation owners--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American businesspeople--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American...
    • The diary of William T. Johnson, a free man of color, records his daily activities for the years 1837-1841. The entries chiefly record the weather in Natchez, Mississippi, Johnson's business activities, family life, and news in the Natchez...
    • Cane River collection, 1846.

    • Creoles--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; Slaves--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American landowners--Louisiana--Natchitoches Parish.; African American...
    • Primarily notarized documents including land transactions, mortgages, collection orders, summons, and slave bills of sale, signed in 1846 by the Natchitoches Parish notary public. Papers relating to free people of color include: a lease on enslaved...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 36, ledger, 1837 February-1867 November.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; Johnson, William T., 1809?-1851--Finance, Personal.; Barbering--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American barbers--Mississippi--Natchez.; Barbershops--Mississippi--Natchez.; Business records.; Account...
    • The Johnson family ledger records business accounts between February 1837 and October 1841 and contains cash book entries for January 1866-November 1867. The ledger portion of the volume was created by William T. Johnson, a free man of...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Legal and financial documents. Folder 01-21, 1860-1866.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American teachers--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; Barbershops--Mississippi--Natchez.; Executors and...
    • Legal and financial papers of the Johnson family for the years 1860-1866 are comprised of receipts for goods and services and other legal and financial documents of Ann Battles Johnson and her sons Byron Johnson and William Johnson Jr., following...
    • William Freret depositions, 1842 January 21.

    • African Americans--Louisiana--History--19th century.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. African American women--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Depositions--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Mothers--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Mayors--Louisiana--New...
    • Depositions of J. B. Ducoing and Jean André Grasse on behalf of Ace Pierre, a free man of color of New Orleans. Jean Baptiste Ducoing appeared before William Freret, Mayor of New Orleans, and swore that he had known Ace Pierre, and his mother, the...
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 18, diary, 1837.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American plantation owners--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American businesspeople--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American...
    • The diary of William T. Johnson, a free man of color, records his daily activities for the year 1837. The entries primarily discuss the weather in Natchez, Mississippi, Johnson's business activities, family life, and news in the Natchez community....
    • William T. Johnson and family papers. Volume 37, ledger, 1858 March-1859 May.

    • Free African Americans--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American families--Mississippi--Natchez.; African American women--Mississippi--Natchez.; Johnson, Josephine, born 1849.; Miller, Octavia.; Horses--Mississippi--Natchez.; Farm...
    • The Johnson family ledger contains records of farming transactions with various business associates in Natchez, Mississippi between March 1858 and May 1859. The book was probably used by Josephine Johnson and Byron Johnson, free people of color and...
    • Augustin Macarty order to pay, 1819 August 6.

    • African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans--History--19th century.; Free African Americans--Louisiana--New Orleans. Mayors--Louisiana--New Orleans.; Macarty, Augustin Francois de, 1774-1844.; Municipal government--Louisiana--New Orleans.; African...
    • Mandat de Payment (order to pay) $14.50 to Rosette Montreuil, a free woman of color, for twenty-nine days that Michel, described as her mulatto slave, was employed in public works. The Mayor of New Orleans, Augustin Macarty, issued these pay bills...

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