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Collection Reference Number GLC06069.02
From Archive Folder Documents Relating to 1853 
Title Williamsburgh Daily Gazette [Vol. 18, no. 291, whole no. 1676 (April 27, 1853)]
Date 27 April 1853
Author Darbee, L. & Son (1853)  
Document Type Newspapers and Magazines
Content Description Includes the conclusion of a preview of a work soon to be published called "The Narrative of Solomon Northrop, a Citizen of New York, Kidnapped and Sold into Slavery in Washington City, in 1844, and Rescued in 1853 from a cotton plantation, near the Red River, in Louisiana." The first half was printed the day before, see GLC 6069.01. Also has an image of women running a printing press on the last page. Other local news, ads, and announcements.
Subjects Slave Life  Printing  Women's History  African American History  Slavery  Washington, D.C.  Emancipation  Freemen  Cotton  
People Northup, Solomon (ca. 1808-1863)  
Place written Williamsburgh, New York
Theme African Americans; Slavery & Abolition; Arts & Literature
Sub-collection The Gilder Lehrman Collection, 1493-1859
Copyright The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History
Module Settlement, Commerce, Revolution and Reform: 1493-1859