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Receipt to James Neilson for the purchase of Elizabeth

Van Arsdalen, Abraham
1815-01-23

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Receipt issued to James Neilson (1784-1862) for a purchase of an enslaved woman named Elizabeth.

Elizabeth was previously enslaved by John Powers. The receipt indicates that Elizabeth was sold because John Powers was in debt to Staats Van Deursen…