Advertisement for Runaway Slaves

Dublin Core

Title

Advertisement for Runaway Slaves

Subject

Slavery
Runaway
George Washington
Peros
Jack
Neptune
Cupid
Newspaper

Description

Article on page 3 from The Maryland Gazette, Annapolis, MD, 20 August 1761. This newspaper contains a runaway slave notice published by George Washington for 4 slaves, Peros, Jack, Neptune, and Cupid. Written on 11 August 1761.

Creator

George Washington

Source

Maryland Gazette (Annapolis)
Digital Collections of the Washington Library

Publisher

Jonas Green

Date

20 August 1761
11 August 1761

Contributor

Kayleigh Seng

Rights

No known restrictions

Relation

Historic Newspaper Collection

Format

Newspaper

Language

English

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Newspaper

Files

Run Away Ad- August 11 1761.jpg

Citation

George Washington, “Advertisement for Runaway Slaves,” Mason's Legacies, accessed July 14, 2024, https://www.masonslegacies.org/items/show/560.

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