Union Army Slave Appraisal Records from Mississippi, 1863-1865 (ICPSR 9427)
This data collection, designed to study conditions of slave life, contains information on contrabands and runaways. Information is provided regarding the county where the appraisal was conducted, date of appraisal, name, age, eye and face color, weight, height, sex, and appraised value of the slave in dollars.
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Margo, Robert A. UNION ARMY SLAVE APPRAISAL RECORDS FROM MISSISSIPPI, 1863-1865. Cambridge, MA: Robert A. Margo, Harvard University [producer], 1979. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1991. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09427.v1
Persistent URL: https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09427.v1
Scope of Study
The data contain alphabetic codes.
Original ICPSR Release: 1991-10-23
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