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Runaway slaves reward poster
Description: In this 1852 poster, John Means and Radford E. Stanley provide physical descriptions and rewards for four fugitive slaves from Mississippi County, Missouri. The four men, identified with only a first name, are George, Noah, Hamp and Bob. Rewards vary depending on whether they are captured in a "free" state or a "slave" state. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AL04176
Subjects: Slavery; Ohio History--Slavery, Anti-Slavery and Civil Rights; Fugitive slaves
Places: St. Louis (Missouri)