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Source:   Slavery -- United States

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Arrival from Maryland, Robert Carr, $300 Reward.

Image ID: 807827

Arrival from Maryland, Robert Carr, $300 Reward. (1872)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Arrival from Maryland, Robert Carr, $300 Reward.

Published Date

: 1872

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 6 x 13 cm. (2 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)


: Printed on image: "Ran away from the subscriber on the 26th December, 1857, Negro Man Robert Carr. He had on when last seen on West River, a close-bodied blue cloth coat with brass buttons, drab pantaloons, and a low crown and very narrow brim beaver hat; he wore a small goatee, is plesant when spoken to, and very polite; about five feet ten inches high; copper-colored. I will give $125 if taken in Anne Arundel, Prince George's Calvert or M ....
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Original Source

: From The underground railroad : a record of facts, authentic narratives, letters, etc. (Philadelphia : Porter, 1872) Still, William (1821-1902), Author.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Slavery -- United States

Source Description

: 2 folders (75 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 807827

Record ID

: 722489

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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