• Hire agreement
Hire agreement
Hire agreement

Hire agreement


Institutional Collections
A preprinted form hire agreement, with alterations, for Stephan Biddle to hire Joseph Wickes' "man Abe" for sixty dollars, provisions to provide specific articles of clothing, and two days during harvest. Note on the back indicated that Abe was hired again for the year 1853 at the same terms.
Washington College
December 31 1851

Slave labor, Slavery--Economic aspects--United States
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