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Gender and Designation: 
Male; Mulatto
  • R17.006.47
    • Slave sale, Tulane University, Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, LaRC 179 Roman Family Papers
    • Vendor: Andre Bienvenu Roman; Vendee: Jacques Telesphore Roman
    • Dated: August 17, 1820
    • Purchase price: 1,236 piasters
    • Gives Sylvester as being a mulatto but no age is included
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