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Branche, W. (fl. 1839) [Tax form listing slaves, horses, etc.]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08545 Author/Creator: Branche, W. (fl. 1839) Place Written: Petersburg, Virginia Type: Document signed Date: 9 December 1839 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content: Tax form for Mr. Robert Shanks listing his property including at least two slaves. Lists the taxes that must be paid for each item. For Dinwiddie County, Virginia.

People: Branche, W., fl. 1839.

Historical Era: National Expansion and Reform, 1815-1860

Keywords/Subjects: Taxes or Taxation, Estate, African American History, Slavery

Sub Era: Age of Jackson