Tax Receipt; 3/10/1863

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Creator:Fairchild, J.B.; Chapman, A.J.
Title:Tax Receipt; 3/10/1863

Receipt for Howell Hobbs' ''State, County, Special, Military and Indigent Tax'' for the year 1861, dated April 28, 1862 and signed by the sheriff and collector, J.B. Taylor and and A. J. Chapman. Besides 512 acres of land valued at $4,490, Hobbs was taxed for 1 watch, 2 ''Pleasure Carriages,'' 15 gold or silver plate, 15 head cattle, a piano and 42 slaves. Hobbs paid $113.20.

Local identification number: 51-F5-3

Subjects:Slavery | Taxation | Southern States, 33.346678, -84.119434
Collection:Intellectual underpinnings of the American Civil War
Institution:Mississippi State University. Libraries
Contributors:Mississippi State University. Libraries
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