James Shanklin papers, 1817-1872, 1843-1872 (bulk dates)

Descriptive Summary

Title
James Shanklin papers, 1817-1872, 1843-1872 (bulk dates)
Creator
Shanklin, James, fl. 1850.
Extent
1 Reel of microfilm (2 ft.)
Subjects
Shanklin, James, fl. 1850.
Slavery--Kentucky--Mason County.
Agriculture--Kentucky--Mason County.
Agriculture--History--19th century.
Farmers--Taxation--Kentucky--Mason County.
Farmers.
Mason County (Ky.).
Bills (financial).
Receipts
Arrangement
Arranged by record type and chronologically thereunder.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
These business records belonged to James Shanklin, a planter in Mason County, Ky, and include tax receipts (1843-1872) and bills of sale. Tax receipts give yearly assessments of his land and belongings including slaves. Several of the bills of sale are for the exchange of slave property.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
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