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Agreement of Joseph Warren with Joshua Green regarding payment for an enslaved person, 28 June 1770

Agreement of Joseph Warren with Joshua Green regarding payment for an enslaved person, 28 June 1770

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    In this document, Dr. Joseph Warren agrees to pay a certain amount of "Potters' Ware" in addition to a sum of money for the purchase of an enslaved boy from Joshua Green, 28 June 1770.  Dr. Warren, a Boston physician who treated African Americans in his medical practice, was a noted patriot and general in the Continental Army, and was killed at the Battle of Bunker Hill.