Charles Ball autobiography
First edition copy of the autobiography of Charles Ball titled, “Slavery in the United States; a narrative of the life and adventures of Charles Ball, a black man, who lived forty years in Maryland, South Carolina and Georgia, as a slave...” Published in 1836.
1 Linear Feet (1 box)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Mary Kuhlman, 2019.
Existence and Location of Copies
Item can be found online in several places, including:
Housed in a custom box. Conserved my the Maryland State Archives Conservation Lab in 2020.
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