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    • "A Substitute Wanted."

    • 1863-05-24
    • Advertisement seeking to hire a replacement for a Confederate soldier, "For which a liberal price will be paid."
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Moulders Wanted."

    • 1863-12-27
    • Advertisement seeking two molders to work at the Jackson Foundry in Demopolis, Alabama.
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Wanted."

    • 1863-12-27
    • Advertisement placed by a man seeking employment in an ironworks: "Has had 23 years experience in the business, and is a refugee from Missouri."
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Wanted to Hire 600 Negroes."

    • 1863-12-27
    • Advertisement seeking six hundred slaves to work building railroads in central Alabama.
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Wanted to Hire, 200 Negro Men."

    • 1864-01-24
    • Advertisement seeking two hundred slave men to work at the Bibb Iron Works; for every ten men hired, "One Woman will be received." Room, board, and clothing will be provided for all workers.
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Wanted to Hire 600 Negroes."

    • 1864-01-24
    • Advertisement seeking six hundred slaves to work building railroads in central Alabama.
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Wanted to Hire."

    • 1864-12-04
    • Advertisement seeking two hundred "negro mechanics and laborers" to work at the foundry in Selma, Alabama; board, clothing, and medical service will be provided. The ad also asks for fifteen men to work on a steamboat on the Alabama River, and it...
    • 2010-01-25
    • "Revolting in Last Degree in Story of Girls."

    • 1931-03-26
    • This article gives details about the arrest of the "Scottsboro Boys" and their alleged assault of Ruby Bates and Victoria Price ("one of the most horrible ever perpetrated in the United States"). Three National Guard companies were called up to...
    • 2010-07-27
    • "It Is Not To Be In Oak Park."

    • 1958-08-27
    • This editorial was written after African American citizens submitted a petition asking for Montgomery city parks to be integrated; the piece was reprinted on December 24 in response to a federal lawsuit filed to protest park segregation. The author...
    • 2010-04-23

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