Levi Richardson reunited with his sister

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Title

Levi Richardson reunited with his sister

Subject

Auction Slaves Reunited

Source

The Washington Times (Washington D.C.)

Date

June 19, 1904

Coverage

Chambersburg, PA
Mainsville, Franklin County, PA
Pittsburg [Pittsburgh], PA
Virginia

Contributor

Bonnie Loden

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

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Transcription

AUCTION SLAVES REUNITED.
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa., June 18-
Having been torn from each other on
the auction block, Levi Richardson, who
is at the point of death at his home at
Mainsville. this county. saw his sister.
Mrs. Clara Watters, of Pittsburg, yes-
terday for the first time since they
were slaves in Virginia before the war.

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“Levi Richardson reunited with his sister,” Auction Slaves Reunited, The Washington Times (Washington D.C.), June 19, 1904, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2018, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/2859.

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