Great auction sale of slaves, at Savannah, Georgia, March 2d and 3d, 1859

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Title

Great auction sale of slaves, at Savannah, Georgia, March 2d and 3d, 1859

Subject

Everyday Citizens

Description

This is an account of The Weeping Time in Savannah, Georgia, when 429 slaves were sold in a matter of two days at the Broeck racetrack. All of the slaves belonged to Pierce M. Butler, and many slave families were broken up.

Creator

Doesticks, Q.K. Philander, American Anti-slavery Society

Source

Archive.org

Publisher

American Anti-slavery Society of New York

Date

2-3 March 1859

Contributor

Katie Chauvin

Format

Book that is 24 pages.

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

326 G798

Coverage

United States 19th Century

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Original Format

book

Geolocation

Citation

Doesticks, Q.K. Philander, American Anti-slavery Society, “Great auction sale of slaves, at Savannah, Georgia, March 2d and 3d, 1859,” Digital Histories, accessed November 30, 2023, https://digitalhistories.kennesaw.edu/items/show/68.