The Philadelphia Gazette and Universal Daily Advertiser, Philadelphia, PA, 1800 May 30
Scope and Contents
The collection includes 185 titles spanning 200 years; all related to George Washington, his family, and Mount Vernon.
- Publication: 1800 May 30
- Anderson, James, 1745-1807 (Person)
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From the Collection: 3.75 Linear Feet (15 boxes)
Language of Materials
Plantation manager James Anderson places an advertisement in the Philadelphia Gazette and Universal Daily Advertiser, 30 May 1800, found on page 4. At the bottom of column 2 is a notice for Marcus, a runaway slave and household servant at Mount Vernon including a physical description. Marcus belonged to Martha Washington.
- Advertisements Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Fugitive slaves -- Virginia Subject Source: Local sources
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