FOR SALE. A BLACK GIRL

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Title

FOR SALE. A BLACK GIRL

Description

A slaveholder around New Brunswick seeks to sell a 16-year-old black girl in a private sale. The slaveholder is not named in the ad, and the prospective buyers are asked to apply to the printers of the Fredonian newspaper for more information.

Date

1816-08-08

Language

English

Text (Transcript)

FOR SALE.
A BLACK GIRL, about sixteen years old.
Enquire at this Office.
June 27, 1816. tf

Publication

Place of publication

Page

4

Geolocation

Citation

“FOR SALE. A BLACK GIRL,” Scarlet and Black Digital Archive, Rutgers University, accessed December 7, 2022, https://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/archive/items/show/60.