Receipt for tax on 10 slaves and pay in gold for Military Tax
Partly printed document signed, one page, measures 7.5”x7” . Received from J.J. Coope Forty five dollars and 91 cents in full for his State, County and Military Tax for the year 1861on the following property. Listed in writing are the tracts of land and acreage. In addition, in writing: Military Tax $11.47 Premium paid in gold to pay Military Tax Printed at the bottom under Money loaned: indicates 1 Carriages and 10 slaves.
Signed by Wm. J. Tayler, Sheriff and Tax Collector. Two file holes otherwise in V/G condition................$475.00