Date Original

1867 May 10

Description

This is a contract between Henry Morscheimer and the Freedmen's Bureau, in which Morscheimer agrees to pay the freed blacks on his plantation in Ashley County, Arkansas, in exchange for their labor. It includes a list of the freedmen employed and their wages.

Physical Description

Document, 4 pages

Subjects

Contracts; Wages; Farmers; Farming; Farms

Geographical Area

Ashley County, Arkansas

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.0012.0006

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Small manuscript collection

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Henry Morscheimer contract, Small manuscript collection, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Rights

Use and reproduction of this lesson plan supplemental material for instructional purposes is allowed without prior written permission. For further information on reproducing images held by the Arkansas State Archives, please call 501-682-6900 or email at state.archives@arkansas.gov.

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