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Moses - SHICAR13

Title

Moses - SHICAR13

Identifier

SHICAR13

Subject

African Americans--History, African Americans--History--To 1863, Artisans

Source

Royal South Carolina Gazette

Date

September 10, 1783

Trade

Ship Carpenter

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Bartholomew Bazley

Home

Bartholomew Bazley's house at No. 8 Union Street

Home Location

Charleston, South Carolina

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by Mr. Shrewsbury
2. Self-emancipated from Bartholomew Bazley

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

FIVES GUINEAS REWARD,
RUN away from the Subscriber, the 5th inst., a Negro Man and Woman, the Man named MOSES, is a good Ship Carpenter, the Woman named Rose, is very remarkable, by having the great toe of her right foot cut off; they were formerly the property of Mr. Shrewsbury of Charlestown. Whoever will take up said Boy, and Girl, and deliver them to the Subscriber, at No. 8, Union-street Continued, shall receive the above Reward.
BARTHOLOMEW BAZLEY.

Files

Moses - SHICAR13 - Royal SC Gazette - September 10 1782.png

Collection

Citation

, “Moses - SHICAR13,” accessed June 13, 2021, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/258.

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