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William McKinley ledger, 1832-1863.

October 12, 2009

Creator: McKinley, William, fl. 1832-1860.
Collection number: 1911-z
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Abstract: Merchant’s ledger, 1832-1835; plantation records, slave lists, and accounts, 1850-1860; entries of construction expenditures for a brick house, 1858-1860; and records of other expenses of the McKinley family near Milledgeville, Ga. Also included are William McKinley’s notes evaluating public officials in regard to their positions on disunion.

Repository: Southern Historical Collection

Collection Highlights:  Plantation records include slave lists, slave birth and death dates, and prices paid for slaves (1850-1860). Microfilm only.