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Reward for Runaway Slaves

Reward for Runaway Slaves
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Title: Reward for Runaway Slaves
Description: Poster offering $600 reward for the return of three runaway slaves in Calvert County, Maryland. The three slaves are Henry Morsell, Jim Parker, and Bill Hutton.

Image ID: 1926
April 19, 1849 
Not known
City, State: Maryland
Classified File
Genre: Print
This image is one of many images, held in various collections at WHS, that document social action in the United States.
Subjects: Political posters

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Please Credit: Wisconsin Historical Society.

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