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Robert P. Smiley Business Records, 1832-1849

 File — Box: 2, Folder: 32
Identifier: MSN/EA 3201-32

Scope and Contents

Personal and business records of the cotton planter Robert Patterson Smiley (9 February 1815-2 May 1877) of Amite County, Mississippi. In the 1860 Federal census Smiley's real and personal estates are valued at $70,000 and $75,000, respectively; he owned 42 slaves. In 1870, the figures are $10,000 and $21,500.

Dates

  • 1832-1849

Conditions Governing Access

There are no access restrictions on this collection.

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

7 records.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Notre Dame Rare Books & Special Collections Repository

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