19th Century Jamaican Slave Schedules

collection

Campus:
California State University, East Bay
Library:
CSUEB University Libraries
Subject(s):
Slavery — Jamaica — History
Description:
Bundle of handwritten leaves entitled Conveyance and Assignment of Estates, Slaves and Chattels in the Island of Jamaica, which represent a business arrangement in the year 1834. Several of the leaves are schedules of slave property. The columns list the names of slaves with notations about each.
Dates covered:
1834
Collection Size:
One bundle of 27.5” x 23” vellum documents