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  • Collection or Series Title: Sunday Mississippian
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    • "Sale by Executor."

    • 1864-11-20
    • Advertisement for an upcoming estate sale in Sumter County, Alabama. Included in the auction will be "11 Likely Negroes," livestock, farming tools, furniture, housewares, and "One of the most valuable plantations in the State."
    • 2010-01-25
    • "$30 Reward."

    • 1863-12-27
    • Advertisement offering a reward for the return of a Confederate soldier who ran away from the Selma Arsenal. The ad gives a full physical description and mentions that the deserter is probably headed to Coosa County, where he has family.
    • 2010-01-25
    • "$30 Reward."

    • 1863-12-27
    • Advertisement offering a reward for the return of a Confederate soldier who ran away from Wayside Hospital in Demopolis, Alabama. The ad gives a full physical description.
    • 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 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
    • "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
    • "Moulders Wanted."

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

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