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Advertisement for Runaway Slaves in the Maryland Gazette

DATE
August 20, 1761
Series
Colonial Series [ 1744 - 1775 ]
Topics
Slavery, Washington the Farmer
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An advertisement in the Maryland Gazette of Annapolis placed by George Washington in hopes of locating runaway slaves from his Dogue River Farm. Advertisement includes detailed descriptions and the names of some of his slaves.

Notes

Colonial Series, Volume 7
Printed in Maryland Gazette (Annapolis), 20 Aug. 1761.

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