Stephen Douglas' Friends

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Title

Stephen Douglas' Friends

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Stephen Douglas' friends seeking information of him because they think he might have hurt himself.

Source

Frederick Douglass' Paper (Rochester, NY)

Date

May 5, 1854

Coverage

Chicago, IL
Washington, DC

Contributor

Chris Byrd

Scripto

Transcription

The following advertisement appears in
the Grand River ''Record'':—
INFORMATION WANTED—Of ''Stephen Ar-
nold Douglas'', late resident of Chicago, Ill.,
who left his home for Washington city in
November. [indecipherable] heard from, he was
in that city try[indecipherable]. If any
of the officers [?] [indecipherable] give any in-
formation as to the whereabouts, and will
leave the intelligence of the office of the
National Era, it will be a great relief to his
afflicted friends, who greatly fear he has done
away with himself.

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Citation

“Stephen Douglas' Friends,” Information Wanted Ad, Frederick Douglass' Paper (Rochester, NY), May 5, 1854, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed June 24, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/1000.

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