Indenture of a "Negro girl named Abigail" by Ruth Woodhull to Benjamin Tallmadge, 1788 Nov 25
Scope and Contents
Series 2, arranged by type of material, consists of Tallmadge's legal documents. The majority of the papers concern land transactions, while others pertain to his store, Benjamin Tallmadge & Co., and to other financial investments. Also included in this series are bills of sale of enslaved people.
- Created: 1788 Nov 25
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Language of Materials
From the Collection: English
- From the Collection: Tallmadge, Benjamin, 1754-1835 (Person)
- From the Collection: Cushman, John P. (John Paine), 1784-1848 (Person)
- From the Collection: Tallmadge, Frederick A. (Frederick Augustus), 1792-1869 (Person)