This project provides online access to more than 2300 runaway slave advertisements published in North Carolina newspapers from 1751 to 1840. Entering "woman" as a search term retrieves 289 records, and "girl" retrieves 97 records.
African American girls; African American women; Fugitive slaves; Slave children; Slaveholders; Women slaves
Browse or search this collection of more than 2300 covers, as well as text from selected dime novels.
Select "Browse the Covers Listed by Image Feature," then select either "Women" or "Both" (Men and women) under audience. Also browse 60 subject...
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