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Slaver Erie captured... Nathaniel Gordon....
Item # 646812
September 27, 1860
NEW YORK DAILY TRIBUNE, September 27, 1860
* Slaver ship Erie
* Captain Nathaniel Gordon
Page 4 has a small and discrete article headed: "Two Slavers Captured" See image for this brief first report.
This slaver Erie has historical significance as the Captain, Nathaniel Gordon, is only American slave trader to be tried, convicted, and executed for being engaged in the Slave Trade
Other news of the day. Complete in 8 pages, nice condition.
Category: Pre-Civil War