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Slave Hires, 1775-1865

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Slave Hires, 1775-1865
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Slave Hires, 1775-1865
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This study presents data pertaining to slave hiring transactions that occurred between 1775-1865 in eight states of the southern United States: Virginia, Maryland, North Carolina, South Carolina, Louisiana, Tennessee, Georgia, and Mississippi. The data were obtained from probate records on deposit in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Genealogical Society Library, Salt Lake City, Utah. Variables document the location of the hiring transaction and the period and rate of hire, as well as the hired slaves' age, sex, occupational skills, and condition of health. A related study is SLAVE SALES AND APPRAISALS, 1775-1865 (ICPSR 7421), also prepared by Robert W. Fogel and Stanley L. Engerman
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  • Fogel, Robert W
  • Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor]
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Engerman, Stanley L.
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Slave Hires, 1775-1865
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  • 1775--1865
  • 7422
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ICPSR07422.v3
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Slave Hires, 1775-1865
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  • 1775--1865
  • 7422
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ICPSR07422.v3
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions

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