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I.A.3.l, Day and Cash Book, September 3, 1845 - December 31, 1848


Scope and Contents

Contains references to the presence of enslaved persons on campus, including an entry on December 29, 1846 showing $2 being paid to 4 "colored servants" as a Christmas gift and an entry on September 20, 1847 showing a payment of $6 to Ben and James who are described as "hired col[or]d serv[an]ts," for "extra work in vacations."


  • From the Collection: 1791-1950


From the Collection: 22.00 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Archives Repository

Lauinger Library, 5th Floor
37th and O Streets, N.W.
Washington DC 20057