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Jack - TAN6

Title

Jack - TAN6

Identifier

TAN6

Subject

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

Source

South Carolina Gazette

Date

June 25, 1772

Trade

Tanner

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Robert Cochran

Home Location

South Carolina

Events

1. Self-emancipated from Robert Cochran
2. Passed as a free man

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

Run away the 22d Instant, June,
A MULATTO young MAN, named JACK, about 20 Years of Age, five Feet ten Inches high; has light brown Hair, and may pass for a White Man; his Legs have some fore Spots on them, and are very thick about the Ancles.—He had on, when he went away, a brown Coat, a light grey Jacket (that had been trimmed fro Second Mourning) and a Linen one.—He was brought up to the Tanner's Business Whoever will apprehend him, and delivers him to the Subscriber, shall receive FIVE POUNDS Reward.—All Masters of Vessels and others are forbid carrying him off the Province, as they may depend on being prosecuted according to Law.
ROBERT COCHRAN.

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Jack - TAN6 - SC Gazette - June 25 1772.png

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