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Catalog Number MS 733-01-01-02
Object Name Documents
Scope & Content This collection consists of manifests of slaves shipped from Savannah to various ports. The manifests, originating in the Port of Savannah, list the slave's first name, gender, age, height, owner, and residence; the name of the vessel and its master, the outbound and inbound ports, and the date. The ships listed on the manifests include the Alabama, Seabrook, and the Cecile.
Creator Port of Savannah (Ga.)
Title Cecilia, owned by Wm. H. Smith of Savannah. Bound from Savannah to Beaufort, S.C. on the Seabrook, F. Peck, Master. July 31, 1852.
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Collection Port of Savannah slave manifests
Subjects Port of Savannah (Ga.)
Ships' manifests
Slave trade--Georgia--Savannah
Slavery--Georgia--Savannah