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18th century runaway slave ad...

Item # 677250

February 26, 1798

GENERAL AURORA ADVERTISER, Philadelphia, Feb. 26, 1798

* Rare 18th century American title
* (1) Slavery advertisement

Eighteenth century American publications are somewhat scarce. The capital of the United States was in Philadelphia at this time while the District of Columbia was under construction. Contains news of the day with several advertisements including one on the back page for the runaway of a negro fellow. (see)
Four pages, untrimmed, tiny binding slits along the spine, very nice condition.

Category: American