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Nancy Fischer [slave] petition for freedom from Daniel Jones, Frederick County, Maryland, 1796


Summary:Statement, autograph document signed, Frederick County, November 22, 1796, R. Nelson for petition: Nancy Fischer [slave] petitions for her freedom from Daniel Jones [Frederick County].
Creator:Fisher, Nancy
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Frederick County
Temporal subject: 1791-1800
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States of America
Geographical subject – Region:Maryland
Frederick County
Topical subjects:Slavery -- Maryland
Free African Americans
ArchivesUM location:Maryland Manuscripts collection
  • item 3311
Repository:Historical Manuscripts
Browse terms:Economics, Business, Commerce, Labor
Collection:Digital Collections
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