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Slavery in the Archives: Transcription Exercise: Home

This course guide is for the transcription exercise, begun during the class session on Tuesday, September 5, 2023, in the Yale University course Slavery in the Archives (AFAM 060, AMST 060, HIST 016) taught by Professor Edward Rugemer during Fall term 2023.

Transcription Exercise handout - students will work on this exercise in pairs.

Bills for the sale of enslaved people, from the Slavery Miscellaneous Collection (MS 717), Box 2, Folder 6, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University.