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Title: The $400 reward ad placed by Henry Shaw that appeared in the Missouri Republican on June 11, 1854 for the return for escaped slave Sarah and her young son.
Description: The $400 reward ad placed by Henry Shaw that appeared in the Missouri Republican on June 11, 1854 for the return for escaped slave Sarah and her young son. See Image 0139 for full page.

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TitleThe $400 reward ad placed by Henry Shaw that appeared in the Missouri Republican on June 11, 1854 for the return for escaped slave Sarah and her young son.
Creator
Subject Advertisment
African Americans
Bounty hunters
Enslaved People
Fugitive Slave Act of 1850
Fugitive slaves
Lynch, Bernard
Missouri
Missouri Republican (newspaper)
Newspapers
Reward
Sarah (Enslaved Person)
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1889
Shaw, Henry--Townhouse
Slavery
St. Louis (MO)
Tower Grove House (Missouri Botanical Garden)
Underground Railroad

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DescriptionThe $400 reward ad placed by Henry Shaw that appeared in the Missouri Republican on June 11, 1854 for the return for escaped slave Sarah and her young son. See Image 0139 for full page.
PublisherMissouri Botanical Garden
ContributorMissouri Botanical Garden
Date of original
Date scanned
TypeImage
FormatTIF
IdentifierIMAGE 0140
SourceDigital Image
Language
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Rightshttp://www.mobot.org/mobot/archives/copyright.asp
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