Show image list »
Early Kentucky... Illustrated slave ads...
Item # 635502
May 5, 1841
LOUISVILLE WEEKLY JOURNAL, Kentucky, May 5, 1841
* Rare antebellum title from Kentucky
* Illustrated slave advertisements
An early Kentucky newspaper from 20 years before the outbreak of the Civil War. Large folio size and complete in 4 pages, it contains a wealth of news of the day. Among the features would be the many interesting advertisements including four illustrated slave ads on the back page (see photos).
Four pages, large folio size, minor margin wear. The folder size noted is for the issue folded in half.
Category: Pre-Civil War