“For Sale of Slaves & Transfer of Stock… a Charge of $2.00” – Estates had to pay a tax to the “Ordinary’s Office” in Charleston, S.C.
This partially printed form, perfect for framing, measures 4 X 8 inches. It is for the estate of Samuel Crucekshank deceased and is dated March 12th, 1861. “For sale of slaves and transfer of stock… a charge of $2.” It is signed “Receive by George Buist O.C.D. for William MacCarrel.” It is printed on a grey-blue paper and is in very good condition with only minor staining.
#B175 – Price $100