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Black Memorabilia143 of 1451836 SLAVERY Black Americana HISTORY Abolition SLAVESBLACK CHRISTMAS
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Purchased from a shop that said it came from a African American womans' estate. Notice the third picture says "written by the hand" which was usually done for a person who had not learned to sign their name. Amazing piece of history.

I believe Lovy Torrence was a slave girl in the Cornelius, NC area. One of the pages says "hir book" which I take to be the phonetic spelling of

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