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Joseph W. Gilmer papers, 1787-1846; 1865.

October 12, 2009

Creator: Gilmer, Joseph W., fl. 1846-1865.
Collection number: 1721-z
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Abstract: Miscellaneous papers of Joseph W. Gilmer and his family of Guilford County, N.C., including deeds, indentures, receipts, and a letter from J. F. Gilmer to his brother, Joseph W. Gilmer, 1846, concerning hiring out slaves and family matters.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights: Miscellaneous papers of Gilmer (also spelled Gilmore) and his family of Guilford County, North Carolina. The collection includes deeds, indentures, receipts, and a letter concerning the hiring-out of slaves (1846).