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Runaway slave notices, the Royal Gazette, May 1781 (newsprint)

IMAGE number
BL7133156
Title
Runaway slave notices, the Royal Gazette, May 1781 (newsprint)
Artist
Jamaican School, (18th century) / Jamaican
Location
British Library, London, UK
Medium
newsprint
Date
1781 AD (C18th AD)
Description

A page from the Royal Gazette, a Jamaican newspaper, one of many showing notices of runaway slaves. It is dated May 1781. Each notice has a description of the slave and reward for return of the 'offenders'.

Photo credit
© British Library Board. All Rights Reserved / Bridgeman Images
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