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Jonathan Eliot papers, 1799; 1817; 1876.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Eliot, Jonathan, d. 1881.
Collection number: 1659-z
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Abstract: Miscellaneous items of Jonathan Eliot and others, including a slave bill of sale, 1799; a diploma from the University of North Carolina, 1817, issued to John Eliot; a tax receipt, 1876, for J. G. Elliott; and a large tintype of Jonathan “Ghost” Eliot (d. 1881), master of Smith’s Chapel Academy, near Mount Olive, N.C.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Includes a slave bill of sale, 1799.