To be SOLD at Private Sale...NEGRO WENCH...with a likely male child

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Title

To be SOLD at Private Sale...NEGRO WENCH...with a likely male child

Creator

Description

Samuel Haskell seeks to sell a black woman, aged 20, together with her 18-month-old son in a private sale.

Date

1793-10-23

Language

English

Source

Original newspaper issue preserved by Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries. Loose Newspaper Collection (Ac. 3193). Box 27, Folder 15.

Text (Transcript)

To be SOLD at Private Sale, A STRONG and hearty NEGRO WENCH, about 20 years of age, together with a likely male child about 18 months old : said wench was brought up in the Rev. Mr. Vandyke’s family.—For particulars enquire of the subscriber at New-Brunswick.

SAMUEL HASKELL.

October 14, 1793.

Place of publication

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1

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Citation

Haskell, Samuel, “To be SOLD at Private Sale...NEGRO WENCH...with a likely male child,” Scarlet and Black Digital Archive, Rutgers University, accessed February 1, 2023, https://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/archive/items/show/505.