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Evan Hall plantation book, 1773-1835.

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Creator: McCall, Henry, fl. 1773-1835.
Collection number: 2347
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Abstract: Accounts, 1821-1835, of Henry McCall of New Orleans for Evan Hall, a sugar plantation in Ascension Parish, La., and another plantation in Lafourche Parish, La. Entries concern prices for crops, costs of supplies and slaves, and McCall’s dealings with the United States Bank and the Louisiana State Bank. Earlier entries, 1773-1774, are by McCall as a merchant in New York and Pensacola, Fla.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Entries document the purchase of slaves. Microfilm only.

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