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1839 Runaway slave ad...

Item # 642349

July 3, 1839

THE GLOBE, City of Washington, August 3, 1839 

* Runaway slave advertisement

A front page notice offers a $400 Reward for a runaway "negro man" and a "mulatto boy" with a description of each and details about the reward. (see) Unusual to have an ad such as this from out nation's capital.
Other news and advertisements. Complete in 4 pages, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War

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