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Casar - SHOE3

Title

Casar - SHOE3

Identifier

SHOE3

Subject

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

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

January 21, 1745

Trade

Shoemakers

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Thomas Radcliffe

Home Location

Charleston, South Carolina

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by James Hartley in Stono
2. Self-emancipated from Thomas Radcliffe

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Run away some Time ago, a Negro Fellow (by Trade a Shoe maker) named Casar, he formerly belonged to Mr. James Hartley of Stono, and it is tho't he is gone up to Salcatchen, where Mr. Hartley formerly lived; he is a short thick Fellow, and had on when he went away, a homespun Jacket tan coloured, and a pair of large Duck Trowsers. Whoever takes up and brings him to me in Charles Town, shall have 5 l Reward,
Thomas Radcliffe

Files

Casar - SHOE3 - SC Gazette - January 21 1745.png

Collection

Citation

, “Casar - SHOE3,” accessed August 11, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/263.

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