Friday, July 16, 2010

Friend of Friends Friday -- Runaway Slave Ads

So I finally got a NewspaperARCHIVE subscription, though limited it will serve it's purpose, or shall I say purposes. I have stumbled on to some slave information that I think falls under the 'Friend of Friends' category.

These are newspaper ads from The Torch Light And Public Advertiser, published in Hagers-town, Maryland 1825-10-25, page 3.


The named slaves are: Lewis, Joe, Levi, Charles, and Isaac.

1 comment:

  1. Great post! wish i would come across one someday for my escaped 2Xgreatgrandfather, Dock allen.

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