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Bohemia, Daybook and Account Book, 1735 - 1761

 File — Box: 81, Folder: 1
Identifier: 119_OS1

Scope and Contents

Bohemia Daybook and Account Book: Includes accounts of tenants and laborers; 1735 account of Sampson who built a tobacco house and took wages to earn his freedom.

**Former finding aid locations: 119_OS1; 174A**

Materials on Slavery

This folder contains materials related to Jesuit slaveholding.

The Jesuits of Bohemia purchase Tom, April 1756 [GSA245]

The Jesuits of Bohemia purchase Charles, April 1761 [GSA246]

Summer clothes for the enslaved at Bohemia, June 1761 [GSA247]

Bohemia's schoolmaster pays Ben and Jack, two enslaved men, 1746 [GSA248]

Children born into slavery at Bohemia, 1750-1760 [GSA252]

Dates

  • 1735 - 1761

Extent

From the Collection: 292 boxes (292 total boxes, plus 14 card catalog drawers (201 regular boxes, 25 oversized boxes, 53 restricted regular boxes, 13 restricted oversized boxes, 14 card catalog drawers))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Multiple languages