FANTASTIC IMAGE CASES! We just acquired an amazing and very large collection of Civil War Gutta Percha image cases! Check Them Out Under the Image Section!
Our Catalog

Search Our Catalog

image
Authentic Letters To and From Soldiers
Civil War Documents
Rare Maryland Slave "Hiring" Payment Document About a "Servant" From 1836
Item #: A5549
click to view click to view click to view click to view click to view click to view
Click on an image to enlarge

' This is an interesting original document that is dated from June 1836. It is from a group of documents that came from St. Mary's County in Maryland. It shows that William J. Herbert paid to Dr. Robert Manning whre he had "Hired a servant" for the sum of $50 a year and notes that they had to "...deduct for loss of servants time in August..."The paper is 5-1/2 inches by 7-3/4th inches in overall size and the fine old brown ink is clear and very legible. It is an interesting document from the antebellum South.


Shipping Weight: 0.3 lb
$165.00 USD

Order Information
Terms of Sale
Payment Information
Authenticity
Shipping Information