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Document signed Jno. Thomas, attorney for Elizabeth Pease, 23 Commercial Place, April 28, 1856

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Identifier: D01339

Title: Document signed Jno. Thomas, attorney for Elizabeth Pease, 23 Commercial Place, April 28, 1856

Description: States, "This is to authorize the boy Simon to take charge of the boy Dick and Simon is authorized to take him with him on any boat he may engage his own services on either running in the St. Louis and New Orleans trade or in the St. Louis and the Missouri River trade. Should Dick be able to get wages at any time for services any party may pay the same over to the boy Simon he being authorized to receive them." Notation of L.T. Woods, clerk, reads, "Original filed on board steamer St. Nicholas."

Rights: NoC-US

Place:

Dates: 1856-04-28

Type(s): Legal Documents

Maker/Creator: Thomas, John

Subjects: Slaves
Slaveholders
Slavery
African Americans
Women
Steamboats

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