A ship full of people, "The Albany", landing at Kingston Point, N. Y. Men in dark suits and women in white dresses wait on the dock for the arrival of the ship passengers. Benches are scattered on the dock. Written message in blank space on the...
Clouds; Flags; Hills; Shrubs; Smokestacks; Passengers; Black & white postcards; Lifeboats; Ships; Side wheelers; Steamboats; Close-up views; Rivers
A steamship named the NEW YORK carrying passengers on the Hudson River. Written message in the blank space at bottom of card (N.Y. July 4/05 My Dear Edyth We arrived this P.M. after having a beautiful trip on the Hudson. Tomorrow we go to Coney...
Slaves--New York (State)--New York; Slavery--New York (State)--New York
Receipt for the sale of "a certain black man named Joe" from Joseph Houston, Junior, and Charles J. Guion of New York City to Peter G. Hart. Document specifies that after a period of four years, Joe will be freed. Signed by witness Benjamin Hart.
Birth certificates--New York (State)--New York; Slavery--New York (State)--New York
Birth certificate of William, born April 19, 1807, to a 'female slave' belonging to New York City sail maker Peter H. Wendover. Addressed to Thomas Morris Esquire, Clerk of the City and County of New York.