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The fugitive slave case of Bill Fisher...



Item # 596652

July 27, 1853

NEW YORK DAILY TIMES, July 27, 1853 

* Slaves - slavery

The front page has: "The Fugitive Slave Case--The Health of the City, etc." being the slave case of Bill Fisher. This report takes three-quarters of a column and includes: "...as soon as the marshal drove off with the slave, a number of them followed the carriage. The friends of the slave will follow him, probably, to Maryland...The Marshal was determined, when he drove off, that the slave should not again be taken from him..." with more (see photos).
Eight pages, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War