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Runaway Slave Reward Poster



Runaway Slave Reward Poster
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Title: Runaway Slave Reward Poster
Description: A poster advertising a $100 reward to be issued by Marcus Du Val for his runaway "servant" Matthew Turner. The poster includes a physical description of the fugitive slave.

Image ID: 3345
Creation
Date:
May 10, 1855 
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: Buena Vista, Maryland
Collection
Name:
Classified File
Genre: Print
Subjects: Slavery
Signs and signboards
Broadsides
 

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