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Jacob - COO14

Title

Jacob - COO14

Identifier

COO14

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans, Coopers and cooperage

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

August 10, 1752

Trade

Cooper

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Jonathan Scott

Home Location

Charleston, South Carolina

Events

1. Self-emancipated from Jonathan Scott

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

RUN AWAY from the subscriber, a Negro man called Jacob (by trade a cooper) well known in Charles-Town, where I suppose he’s now harboured. Any person that brings him to me, shall have 40 shi. reward: The harbourer may expect to be prosecuted with severity.
Jonathan Scott.

Files

Jacob - COO14 - SC Gazette 8-10-1752 p2.JPG

Collection

Citation

, “Jacob - COO14,” accessed August 11, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/201.

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