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Slavery and manumission manuscripts of Timbuktu
Evaluation of estate of the deceased Ahmad ibn al-Qaid and distribution of the inheritance among his inheritors.
Detailed list of slaves and other items inherited by Ali from his father.
Letter. Account of distribution of inheritance to beneficiaries.
Record of purchase of a female slave, who was freed by her new master.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Bab Muhammad ibn al-Qayid Muhammad al-Sanawari. Monetary units used are Francs and Riyals.
Record of transfer of ownership of 2 female slaves to donor's daughters. This portion of document is statement by notary in confirmation of its contents.
1857 or 1858
Ownership of slaves; Slaves as gifts
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Fatimah Darambi bint Bab Uthman.
Document is cropped. Visible section showing exchange of property items: camel, cow and male slave following death of a person.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Naniya Bab Sayyid.
Account of inventory and distribution of the estate of the deceased, Nuh Sahib al-Shaykh.
Account of appropriation of assets to wife and children
Transfer of property
Record of reconciliation between brother and sister over property dispute.
Reconciliation; Property disputes
Letter to Ahmad Baba ibn Abi al-Abbas. Record of female slave given as a gift.
Slaves as gifts
Record of various transactions in the purchase and sale of assets.
Confirmation that Ammar ibn Sayyid Ali issued a third of his assets to his son Ahmad, and that he gave his daughter 2 female slaves.
Letter to Sub[hi?] ibn Sayyid Zayyan informing him that the servant that addressee's mother had sent him, confirming that the servant is not in his house.
Letter to Karam Sayyid Zayn. Letter asks about slave that writer sent to Zaynan.
Dispute over ownership of a donkey
Letter. Addressee unknown. Account of dispute over ownership of a slave.
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