Document Title

ms00319

Document ID

ms00319

Creators

H. Rulon, false

Newspaper

The Natchez

Place of Publication

Natchez, Mississippi

Date of Publication (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

6-8-1832

Date of Creation (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

June 1832

Language (of the Original Document)

English

Runaway Name

Vina

Individual ID

ms00373

Gender

F

Height

Common

Weight

Corpulent

Color/Skin

Dark

Countenace

Animated in conversation; Impudent; Bold

Chains

No

Work

Other

Literacy

Not Mentioned

Owner Name

Rulon, H.

Owner Home

Natchez, Mississippi

Previous Owner

Not mentioned

Date of Escape (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

May 1832

Origin of Escape

Natchez, Mississippi

Companions

Fled or captured as a family group of slaves

Armed

No

Means of Escape

None mentioned

Reward Offered

$10

Contributing Institution

The University of Southern Mississippi. College of Arts and Letters. Department of History.

Metadata Coder

Branstiter, Allan

Date Metadata Coded (in MM-DD-YYYY format)

June 2014

Document Description

Ten Dollars Reward, For the apprehension of my negro woman VINA, who absconded on the 27th May, and it has been ascertained since, at the instigation of her husband Elias Thayer, a free man of color. She is well known as a pedlar: said woman possesses quite a dark complexion, of the common height, and corpulent; in conversation she is somewhat animated, possessing an impudent and bold appearance. H. RULON. Natchez.

Document Type

Article

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