Message to John F. Grimke from Sheriff James Kennedy, August 7, 1787

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    J Kennedy's Com[illegible]ents wait on his Honor the Intendant-informs him that the Sugar house at the upper end of Broad-Street is now ready for the reception of the Negroes and in the work house- and will thank him for an Order to have them removed Tuesday Morning [End page 1] [To:] His Honor John F. Grimke Intendant of Charleston From the Sheriff Augt. [August] 7. 1787 James Kennedy [End page 2]
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    J Kennedy's Com[illegible]ents wait on his Honor the Intendant-informs him that the Sugar house at the upper end of Broad-Street is now ready for the reception of the Negroes and in the work house- and will thank him for an Order to have them removed Tuesday Morning [End page 1] [To:] His Honor John F. Grimke Intendant of Charleston From the Sheriff Augt. [August] 7. 1787 James Kennedy [End page 2]
Title:
Message to John F. Grimke from Sheriff James Kennedy, August 7, 1787
Creator:
Kennedy, James
Date:
1787-08-07
Description:
A short note to John F. Grimke from Charleston's Sheriff[?], James Kennedy stating that a "Sugar House" on Broad Street is ready for the arrival of "Negroes" for incarceration.
Collection:
Grimke family papers, 1678-1977
Contributing Institution:
College of Charleston Libraries
Media Type:
Manuscripts
Topical Subject:
Slavery--South Carolina--Charleston Region--History--18th century--Sources.
Geographic Subject:
Charleston (S.C.)
Language:
English
Shelving Locator:
MSS 0176 Box 1 Folder 08
S.C. County:
Charleston County (S.C.)
Internet Media Type:
image/jpeg
Digitization Specifications:
600 dpi, 24-bit depth, color, Epson Expression 10000XL, Archival masters are tiffs.
Copyright Status Statement:
Public Domain.
Access Information:
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