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The Business of Slavery

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Trade Book of the Sloop Rhode Island

Philip Livingston, David Lindsey, and Peter James, Trade Book of the Sloop Rhode Island, December 1749–July 1749. New-York Historical Society Library.

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The Wants And Leakage of 61 hogsheads of Rum Belonging To The Sloop Rhode Island Cargo In Inches & gallons . . . An account of the rum lost during the voyage of the sloop Rhode Island . . .

Philip Livingston, David Lindsey, and Peter James, Trade Book of the Sloop Rhode Island, December 1749–July 1749. New-York Historical Society Library.

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An Account of what Slaves died on the Coast and upon the Passage from Guinea to New York and when died on Board the Sloop Rhode Island – 1749. . . . An account of the enslaved people who died during the voyage of the sloop Rhode Island in 1749.

Philip Livingston, David Lindsey, and Peter James, Trade Book of the Sloop Rhode Island, December 1749–July 1749. New-York Historical Society Library.

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