Correspondence from James King to Mary King Martin of the Kilquhanity Estate in Dumfries, Scotland. King, a merchant by trade, refers to his business travels, family welfare, and personal health. Of note is his involvement in the Caribbean sugar trade and references to slavery in the West Indies.
James King, Mary King Martin, Liverpool England, Kilquhanity, Dumfries, Scotland, William Hamilton, Sugar Trade, Slavery, West Indies
Cleveland County Historical Collection
King, James. (1856). 1856, January 24 - James King - Cleveland County Historical Collection. https://digitalcommons.gardner-webb.edu/cleveland-county-historical-collection-martin-family-papers/1