Emancipation certificate for a fourteen-year-old mulatto slave named Ben Lawson, State of Missouri, County of St. Charles, December 3, 1864

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Identifier: D02536

Title: Emancipation certificate for Ben Lawson, a fourteen-year-old mulatto, State of Missouri, County of St. Charles, December 3, 1864

Description: Emancipates and frees Ben from the service of Ann B. Powell, R.G. Ross, and Ann M. Ross.

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Dates: 1864

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Maker/Creator: Emmons, Ben, Jr.

Subjects: Slaveholders
Slavery
Slaves
African Americans
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Missouri--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Slavery, abolition, and emancipation
Youth

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