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Knoxville (Tenn.) -- Slavery.

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Davis Tillson Note

Identifier: MS-2220

In a January 20, 1864, note from Knoxville, Tenn., Brigadier General Davis Tillson, Chief of Artillery for the Department of the Ohio, states that Mr. Mayberry has permission to take slaves found within the city limits to his farm.

Dates: 1864 January 20