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Afro-American Agricultural Laborers Collection
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Mss 1 1797-1799 N892
Volume 1

This sixteen-leaf volume records the accounts of a late eighteenth-century store owner and farmer in Norwich, Connecticut. Most of the volume records work done for him by African-American laborers, who were paid in goods from his store. Two women appear in the volume Mrs. Darrow, and Hannah Danforth. Both women paid for groceries by spinning yarn.

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