Skip to product information
1 of 1

Nova Scotia Archives

Runaway Slave Advertisement

Runaway Slave Advertisement

Regular price $12.00 CAD
Regular price Sale price $12.00 CAD
Sale Sold out

 Andrew Reynolds placed an ad in the local newspaper demanding the return of his slave, 'Dick'. The ad includes a physical description of Dick and mentions that he speaks good English.

Date: 7 September 1790

Reference: Nova Scotia Archives  Royal Gazette 7 September 1790 page 1 (microfilm 8164)

View full details
  • How can I use Nova Scotia Archives Digital Copies?

    Digital copies of archival materials held by the Nova Scotia Archives are provided to you for limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable use, for the purposes of research or private study.

  • What is included in my purchase?

    You will download a high resolution PDF image that can be printed yourself, or taken to your local photographic service for printing to special paper, custom framing, etc.