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Claypoole's Daily Advertiser, May 25 1796

Frederick Kitt1796-05-25

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Historical Society of Pennsylvania

Newspaper advertisement for the return of an enslaved woman, Oney Judge, who absconded from the household of the President of the United States, George Washington. At the time, Philadelphia was the nation's capital and the President's house was located at the corner of Sixth and Market Streets, now part of Independence National Park.

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