Bargain and Sale of a share in Bauce Island, Sierra Leone

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Bargain and Sale of a sixth share in Bauce Island in the River Sierra Leone, with its appurtenances (including forts, slaves, military equipment, ships, merchandise, etc.): John Sargent to John Mill, 4 October 1765.

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Collection level description created by Marion Lowman, Bodleian Library of Commonwealth and African Studies at Rhodes House.

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Listed as no. 1420 in Manuscript Collections in Rhodes House Library Oxford, Accessions 1978-1994 (Oxford, Bodleian Library, 1996).

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