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1.)  “Colonel Lloyd kept from three to four hundred slaves on his home plantation, and owned a large number more on the neighboring farms belonging to him.” (p. 26)

2.) “The overseers of these, and all the rest of the farms, numbering over twenty, received advice and direction from the managers of the home plantation." (p. 27)

3.) “The slaves selected to go to the Great House Farm, for the monthly allowance for themselves and their fellow-slaves, were peculiarly enthusiastic.” (p. 29)