Skip navigation and go to Main Content

Archival Description

1 result retrieved for 2767350
Description 1 of 1

Coastwise Slave Manifests, compiled 1826 - 1830

ARC Identifier 2767350

Series from Record Group 36: Records of the U.S. Customs Service, 1745 - 1997

Details | Scope & Content | Archived Copies | Hierarchy |
Creator(s):Department of the Treasury. Customs Service. Collection District of Beaufort, South Carolina. (07/31/1789 - 1913)
Type(s) of Archival Materials:Textual Records
Contact(s):

National Archives at Atlanta (RE-AT), 5780 Jonesboro Road, Morrow, GA, 30260. PHONE: 770-968-2100; FAX: 770-968-2547; EMAIL: atlanta.archives@nara.gov.

 
Inclusive Dates:1826 - 1830
Part Of:Record Group 36: Records of the U.S. Customs Service, 1745 - 1997
Arrangement:Arranged chronologically by date of departure.
Function and Use:These records were created to satisfy requirements promulgated by an Act of 1807. This Act required that all vessels of 40 tons or more carrying slaves in the coastwise trade file duplicate manifests at the ports of origin and destination, pledging that the slave had not been imported after 1808.
Access Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Use Restriction(s):Unrestricted
Specific Records Type(s):Manifests
 
Index Terms:

 

 
 

The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration
8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD 20740-6001
Telephone: 1-86-NARA-NARA or 1-866-272-6272