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John F. Pate Receipts

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0486

This collection contains 3 handwritten receipts for the purchase of slaves by John F. Pate as well as 2 other handwritten receipts.

Dates

  • 1849-1894

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection contains 3 handwritten receipts for the purchase of slaves by John F. Pate as well as 2 other handwritten receipts.

Biographical/Historical Note

John F. Pate served as a Whig Representative for Knox County in the 24th Tennessee General Assembly. He had one son, John F. Pate, Jr. At some point in time, he worked for the law firm Pate and Russell.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single folder.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to the University of Tennessee Special Collections in 1969.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480