Jacob Aemilius Irving letterbooks 1809-1816
Jacob Aemilius Irving letterbooks
Irving, Jacob Aemilius
518 pages (3 volumes)
The Irving collection consist of three volumes of outgoing correspondence written from Liverpool, England, and Jamaica, 1809-1816. These volumes are a resource for understanding the mentality of a Jamaican sugar planter during the years following the cessation of the British slave trade.
The material is in English
William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan