N_87_10_3 Ad-capture of Harriet Jacobs

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    Copied from ‘Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl’ by Harriett Jacobs, p.215. The book states that the ad ran in the Norfolk, VA, American Beacon newspaper on July 4, 1835. From General Negative Collection, North Carolina State Archives, Raleigh, NC.

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    1. curtisirish 38 months ago | reply

      Interesting !

    2. captainslack 38 months ago | reply

      Run Harriet, run!!

    3. jinjurblythe 38 months ago | reply

      I hope Harriet got away !

    4. Nightshade Dolls 29 months ago | reply

      I hope Harriet got way up North and opened a boutique selling "gay and fashionable finery"

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