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Much on fugitive slaves, & those who aid them...
Item # 604041
February 4, 1853
SEMI-WEEKLY TRIBUNE, New York, Feb. 4, 1853
* Fugitive slaves - slavery
Page 3 has: "Fugitive Slave Case" which begins: "At Philadelphia...the case of Charles Wesley, an alleged fugitive from labor fro the state of Delaware, came up for final hearing..." with the various details (see). Also: "Charity to Fugitives" concerns a court case regarding the Fugitive Slave Act and those secreting slaves. This lengthy report takes over half of the page.
Category: Pre-Civil War