Later on in the year a happy family party went to a solicitor's office to sign George's indentures.
"Chatterbox, 1906" by Various
He was bound to the doctor by a regular indenture.
"Stories of New Jersey" by Frank Richard Stockton
Their immigrant vessels were now filled with laborers, artisans, tradesmen, apprentices and indentured servants.
"Patrician and Plebeian" by Thomas J. Wertenbaker
Indentured servants were not slaves but were servants during the specified period of the contract.
"Mother Earth" by W. Stitt Robinson, Jr.
The firm was known as Messrs. Reynolds, Getley and Company, by virtue of an indenture of co-partnership, dated 1st June, 1764.
"The King's Post" by R. C. Tombs
That all leases, contracts, indentures and similar instruments, products of capitalism, are null and void.
"The Crimson Tide" by Robert W. Chambers
The remainder had been indentured as servants of the Hudson's Bay Company.
"The Red River Colony" by Louis Aubrey Wood
This section of the population was constantly being recruited from the ranks of the indentured servants.
"Virginia under the Stuarts 1607-1688" by Thomas J. Wertenbaker
Indenture enumerating various Lands in Cirencester, 4 Hen.
"Notes and Queries, Number 233, April 15, 1854" by Various
Indenture, July 8, 1802.
"Seaport in Virginia" by Gay Montague Moore
Owing, indeed; but my time'll be out in a week, an I'll get my indentures.
"The Brassbounder" by David W. Bone
Here are your indentures to me; and this is my acceptance for one hundred pounds.
"Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume I (of II)" by Charles James Lever
Heretofore this land had, as stated, been occupied mostly by indentured slaves.
"A History of the Town of Fairfax" by Jeanne Johnson Rust
But many city apprentices also that had been in brawls or had broken their indentures.
"The Men of the Moss-Hags" by S. R. Crockett
Hence, "to speak by the card" is to speak according to the indentures or written instructions.
"Folk-lore of Shakespeare" by Thomas Firminger Thiselton-Dyer
The necessity for placing him under a stringent contract or indenture is evident.
"The Planters of Colonial Virginia" by Thomas J. Wertenbaker
In the middle a circular indenture was made, to secure the tomahawk to the handle.
"History of the Colony and Ancient Dominion of Virginia" by Charles Campbell
Servants, are those which serve only for a few years, according to the time of their indenture, or the custom of the country.
"The History of Virginia, in Four Parts" by Robert Beverley
Another kind of deed used in selling land is called an indenture.
"Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman" by Albert Sidney Bolles
You can count the small indentures and nail-heads in the very keel.
"With the World's Great Travellers, Volume 2" by Various
She sailed from Calcutta to the Caribbean in 1903 as an indentured servant.
The Story of Indenture and Informal Adoption in American Literature.
Book takes look at history of indentured servants in U.S.
Are We Addicted to Gadgets or Indentured to Work.
Law Grads Now ' Indentured Servants' to US Government.
H-1B Workers Are in a State of Indentured Servitude.
Behind Dubai's Can-Do Spirit: Must-Do ' Indentured Servitude'.
H-1B Workers Are in a State of Indentured Servitude .
Behind Dubai's Can-Do Spirit: Must-Do 'Indentured Servitude '.
Popular Korean novelist Kim (I Have the Right to Destroy Myself) chronicles the woeful tale of 1,033 Korean immigrants, who unknowingly sold themselves into indentured servitude.
Reba Descended From Indentured Servant—and a Slave Owner .
History repeats itself as temporary indentured Chinese workers come to B.C.
The news is being furnished pursuant to the Indenture governing the Company's 12¼% Senior Secured Notes due 2016 (the "Notes").
First up is "Obama's Game of Chicken," a piece in the Washington Monthly that tells the story of how small chicken farmers are now practically indentured servants to big poultry processors.
The abolition of slavery led to black settlement of urban areas and the importation of indentured servants from India to work the sugar plantations.