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Olive - SHOE19

Title

Olive - SHOE19

Identifier

SHOE19

Subject

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

Source

Gazette of the State of South Carolina

Date

December 11, 1783

Trade

Shoemaker

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Edmund Fitzpatrick

Home

Edmund Fitzpatrick's house at No. 9 Beaufain Street

Home Location

Charleston, South Carolina

Events

1. Formerly enslaved by Patrick Hinds
2. Self-emancipated from Edmund Fitzpatrick

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Ten Dollars Reward.
RUN Away about the middle of Novem. a negro fellow named OLIVE, this country born, a shoe and boot maker by trade, is of a yellow complexion, well known in this city, as he formerly belonged to Mr. Patrick Hinds, is also known in Goose Creek, and has a wife at Mrs. Elliot, at Combahee, where it is suppose he is gone. The above reward will be given to any person that will deliver him to me at No. 9, Beaufair Street, or the Keeper of the Sugar House.
Edmund Fitzpatrick.

Collection

Citation

, “Olive - SHOE19,” accessed August 11, 2022, https://archive.blackcraftspeople.org/items/show/278.

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