For Sale, A Pair of Mules, Waggon, & Wood-Sled. Likewise, A BLACK MAN

1822-01-03 For Sale, A Pair of Mules, Waggon, & Wood-Sled. Likewise, A BLACK MAN.jpg

Title

For Sale, A Pair of Mules, Waggon, & Wood-Sled. Likewise, A BLACK MAN

Description

A slaveholder around New Brunswick advertises the sale of a black man alongside a pair of mules, wagon, and wood-sled. 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. The advertisement does not list the age or skills of the enslaved man.

Date

1822-01-03

Language

English

Text (Transcript)

FOR SALE,
A pair of
Mules, Waggon, & Wood-Sled.
LIKEWISE,
A BLACK MAN,
For a term of years. Enquire a the office of the "Fredonian."
Dec. 27.

Publication

Place of publication

Page

4

Geolocation

Citation

“For Sale, A Pair of Mules, Waggon, & Wood-Sled. Likewise, A BLACK MAN,” Scarlet and Black Digital Archive, Rutgers University, accessed December 7, 2022, https://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/archive/items/show/62.