Mrs. Margaret Rollins searching for her uncle, James Mitchell

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Title

Mrs. Margaret Rollins searching for her uncle, James Mitchell

Subject

Information Wanted Letter to the Editor

Description

Rollins searching for her uncle, "owned by" Windon Roberson of Abiton, VA. Family moved to Louisiana after the Civil War.

Source

Nashville Globe (Nashville, TN)

Date

March 23, 1917

Coverage

Houma, LA
Abiton, VA [Abingdon, VA?]
LA

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Relation

It seems that this ad first appeared in The Fraternal Monitor (Cincinnati, OH). For more on The Fraternal Monitor, see Mae Najiyyah Duncan, A Survey of Cincinnati's Black Press & its Editors, 1844-2010 (2011), 83-4.

Files

NASHVILLE GLOBE_19170323_ROLLINS_MARGARET.jpg

Citation

“Mrs. Margaret Rollins searching for her uncle, James Mitchell,” Information Wanted Letter to the Editor, Nashville Globe (Nashville, TN), March 23, 1917, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed January 17, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2856.

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