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Letter from slaves (Moses and Henry). Moses reported digging and asked master to send news and instructions (they hadn't received a letter for 4 weeks). Henry mentioned one slave who was still ill (not with measles).

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Letter from slaves (Moses and Henry). Moses reported digging and asked master to send news and instructions (they hadn't received a letter for 4 weeks). Henry mentioned one slave who was still ill (not with measles).

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Letter from slaves (Moses and Henry) reporting progress on the farm. Wet and freezing weather delayed work. Henry mentioned measles were gone.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) to master. Henry reports getting back to work since measles have nearly passed, and Moses mentions timber being cut and shipped off.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) to master. Henry reports getting back to work since measles have nearly passed, and Moses mentions timber being cut and shipped off.

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Letter from slaves (Moses and Henry). Moses asked advice from master about how to proceed, and Henry mentioned that most had recovered from the measles.

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Letter from slaves (Moses and Henry). Moses asked advice from master about how to proceed, and Henry mentioned that most had recovered from the measles.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) reporting news on the farm. Henry mentions lingering cases of measles.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) reporting news on the farm. Henry mentions lingering cases of measles.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) reporting progress on the farms. Henry mentioned 16 cases of measles. A nearby owner was shot by his slave.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) reporting progress on the farms. Henry mentioned 16 cases of measles. A nearby owner was shot by his slave.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) reporting measles outbreak. There was question as to whether Moses could have brandy from Henry to treat people with the measles.

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) reporting measles outbreak. There was question as to whether Moses could have brandy from Henry to treat people with the measles.

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Letter from slave (Moses and Henry) reporting progress on the farm. They broke ground, and Moses requested more plows. Outbreak of measles on nearby farm.

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Letter from slave (Moses and Henry) reporting progress on the farm. They broke ground, and Moses requested more plows. Outbreak of measles on nearby farm.

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Letter from slave (Moses and Henry) reporting progress on the farm. They broke ground, and Moses requested more plows. Outbreak of measles on nearby farm.

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Letter from slave (Moses, Henry, and Malica White) mentioning news on the farm, illness, purchases made

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) telling of illness among slaves

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) telling of illness among slaves

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) sending news from the farm; Henry noted that he had been sick 20 days

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) sending news from the farm; Henry noted that he had been sick 20 days

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Letter to master from slave (Henry) stating that the crops have failed and slave (Moses) and white neighbor (Malica White) sending news about digging a ditch on the farm, also some illness among the slaves

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Letter to master from slave (Henry) stating that the crops have failed and slave (Moses) and white neighbor (Malica White) sending news about digging a ditch on the farm, also some illness among the slaves

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Letter to master from slave (Moses), sending news from the farm: ditches and canals being dug, some illness among the slaves

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Letter from slaves (Henry and Moses) to master reporting illness among slaves, the condition of the farm, and thanking master for castor oil
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