End of Slavery
Note from Edward Hewes to Dinah Keeth, 25 May 1777
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19 cm x 17.7 cm
From the Mary Hartford papers in the Jeremy Belknap papers
Edward Hewes of Boston writes a brief note to his daughter Dinah Keeth in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, 25 May 1777. Hewes and his daughter were probably free African Americans.