Trans. Status:

[Slave auction] By Hewlett & Raspiller, on Saturday, 14th April, inst. at 1-2 12 o'clock, at Hewlett's Exchange, will be sold, 24 head of slaves, lately belonging to the estate of Jno. Erwin, of the parish of Iberville.

 
Call Number: E442 .H49 1838z
Local Holdings LHCA
Author/Creator: Hewlett and Raspiller (Firm : New Orleans, La.)
Title: [Slave auction] By Hewlett & Raspiller, on Saturday, 14th April, inst. at 1-2 12 o'clock, at Hewlett's Exchange, will be sold, 24 head of slaves, lately belonging to the estate of Jno. Erwin, of the parish of Iberville.
Published: [New Orleans, La. : s.n., 1838?]
Description: 1 sheet ; 25 cm.
Object Name: broadsides (notices)
Collection Type: Ephemera
Process/Technique: printing processes
Materials: paper (fiber product)
   
General Note: Remainder of text: "These slaves have been for more than 10 years in the country, and are all well acclimated, and accustomed to all kinds of work on a sugar plantation. There are among them a first rate cooper, a first rate brick maker, and an excellent hostler and coachman. They will be sold chiefly in families. ... Sales to be passed before Carlisle Pollock, Esq. at the expense of the purchasers."
Lists 24 individuals (13 adults, 2 teenagers, 6 between 1 and 8 years old, and 3 infants) by name, age, and occupation.
Local Note: Library's copy with ms. annotations of prices realized.
   
Collection Theme: Slavery and Indenture
Commerce, Industry and Agriculture
Subjects: Pollock, Carlisle.
Hewlett, James.
Hewlett's Exchange (New Orleans, La.)
Hewlett and Raspiller (Firm : New Orleans, La.)
Slave traders--Louisiana--New Orleans.
Auctions--Louisiana--New Orleans.
Slave trade--Louisiana--New Orleans.
Broadsides--Louisiana--New Orleans--1838.
   
Item Info.: Identification Number: 73-701-L
Holding Type: flat file material
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