Patrol regulations for the town of Tarborough


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  • Description
    Regulations for travel of slaves in Tarboro, North Carolina, and power of patrol to punish slaves who violate the rules. Includes prohibition of slaves who live outside town to travel to Tarboro on Sunday except to attend church; 9 pm curfew. Patrol allowed to whip slaves who break the rules. 1837?
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    This item is in the public domain. Duke University Libraries kindly requests that any use of the item is properly cited.
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