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June 27

27 June 2017

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Providence Gazette (June 27, 1767).“GOODS, consisting of every article that has been mentioned in the...

Slavery Advertisements Published June 27, 1767

27 June 2017

These advertisements appeared in colonial American newspapers 250 years ago today.  Daily updates also available on Twitter: @SlaveAdverts250. Providence Gazette (June 27, 1767).

June 26

26 June 2017

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? New-London Gazette (June 26, 1767).“The Subscribers are desired speedily to send for their Books.”...

Slavery Advertisements Published June 26, 1767

26 June 2017

These advertisements appeared in colonial American newspapers 250 years ago today.  Daily updates also available on Twitter: @SlaveAdverts250. New-London Gazette (June 26, 1767).**********...