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|Creator:||Glover, Alfred Young, 1835-1915|
|Title:||Letter, Alfred Y. Glover to James Sykes; 12/05/1864|
Letter from Alfred Y. Glover in Forkland, Alabama, to James Sykes in Columbus, Mississippi, requesting that he make a decision about a slave girl named Tildy-Ann, who belongs to one of Dr. Sam B. Malone's minor heirs. James Sykes is the agent for the heirs' guardian, Dr. Frank Sykes. Glover wants to keep Tildy-Ann, but only if he can either purchase her or keep her on the property free of hire. He says he doesn't want to seperate her from her ''two little children.'' 1864.
Local identification number: 73-39
|Subjects:||Sykes family | Sykes, James William, 1810-1885 | Slavery | African Americans | 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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