Saturday, 1863 September 19, Bedford County, Virginia: “Slaves furnished . . . to labour . . . in the Service of the Confederate States”

[County appraisal of 12 slaves assigned as military laborers] Appraisement of Slaves furnished by Slaveholders of Bedford County in pursuance of an order of the County Court of said County of 19th Sept. 1863, to labour on fortifications in the … Continue reading