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Receipt and agreement from James Dalton and signed by Thomas Prince relating to Mindoe (a slave), 24 October 1753

Receipt and agreement from James Dalton and signed by Thomas Prince relating to Mindoe (a slave), 24 October 1753

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  • Captain Thomas Prince agrees to sell a slave woman named Mindoe in North Carolina on behalf of James Dalton, 24 October 1753.  Dalton, who died in 1783, was a well-to-do shipmaster who settled in Boston and engaged in shipping, real estate, and mercantile pursuits.  The present-day Congress Street in Boston was previously known as Dalton Street, where his residence was located.

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