The Magazine of Early American Datasets (MEAD)

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Abstract

Newspaper advertisements written and published by enslavers seeking the capture and return of enslaved people who had escaped. Published in the Gazette of St Jago (Spanish Town), Jamaica, February 1781 to October 1782.

Time Period: Start Date of Data Coverage

2-1781

Time Period: End Date of Data Coverage

10-1782

Date of this Version

6-6-2022

Source(s)

Advertisements drawn from newspapers in the collections of the American Antiquarian Society.

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Newspaper advertisements written and published by enslavers seeking the capture and return of enslaved people who had escaped. Published in the Gazette of St Jago (Spanish Town), Jamaica, February 1781 to October 1782.

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Date Posted:06 June 2022