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John Jamieson shall not remove or cause to be removed the said negro named Tom out of the District of Columbia, within the term of Eighteen years from and after the first day of May next ensuing the date of these Presents, and for which term the said negro named Tom was this day conveyed to him by the said Hugh West, by his Bill of Sale duly executed and moreover at the expiration of the aforesaid term shall manumit the said negro named Tom. Then the same to be void, else to remain in full force and virtue in Law. John Jamieson {L.S.} And'w Jamieson {L.S.} Robert Anderson {L.S.}

Sealed and Delivered in the presence of Wm. Hunter Patrick McCrutchon Alex'r. Paton