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Letter to Robert Finley regarding the sale of an enslaved man named Jef

Neilson, John
1794-02-25

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Colonel John Neilson (1745-1833) writes to Robert Finley asking him about the possible purchase of an enslaved man owned by a Mr. Mattison in Princeton for the price of 90 pounds. Neilson inquires about the skills and habits of the enslaved…

Permission slip for Phillis to join the African Association

Neilson, John
1820-01-01

African Association 2.pdf
Slaveholder John Neilson (1745-1833) gives permission to Phillis, an enslaved woman, to join the African Association on January 1, 182[0?].