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Bob - BRIL18

Title

Bob - BRIL18

Identifier

BRIL18

Subject

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

Source

South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal

Date

October 7, 1766

Trade

Bricklayer

Gender

Male

Enslaver

Mary Gordon

Home Location

South Carolina

Events

1. Self-emancipated from Mary Gordon

Item Type

Advertisement

Transcription

RUN AWAY from the subscriber, about the second day of August last, a negro boy named BOB, a bricklayer by trade, had on when he went away, an oznabrug shirt and trowsers, but has since been seen in town with a blue jacket on, where it is supposed he is harboured by a negro fellow named Robin, belonging to Othniel Beale, Esq. Whoever gives information of the said negro being harboured by a white person, shall receive Fifty Pounds reward, and if by a negro, Ten Pounds, on conviction of the offender or offenders; and whoever takes up the said negro and delivers him to the warden of the work-house, shall receive TWO DOLLARS reward. MARY GORDON.

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Bob - BRIL18 - SC Gaz and Country Journal 10-7-1766 p2.JPG

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