Bill of sale for Abraham, an enslaved boy

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Bill of sale for Abraham, an enslaved child between Sampson Folsom and Robert W. Nail.

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2 p.

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Folsom, Sampson March 1844.

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Bill of sale for Abraham, an enslaved child between Sampson Folsom and Robert W. Nail.

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Folsom, Sampson. Bill of sale for Abraham, an enslaved boy, legal document, March 1844; (https://gateway.okhistory.org/ark:/67531/metadc1833283/: accessed September 26, 2021), The Gateway to Oklahoma History, https://gateway.okhistory.org; crediting Oklahoma Historical Society.

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