W.P.R. searching for Emma Avery

Title

W.P.R. searching for Emma Avery

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Avery lived with Mr. Powless, in Norwood, New Jersey. Ad placed in 1869, during Reconstruction.

Source

New York Herald (New York, NY)

Date

January 9, 1869

Coverage

New York, NY
Norwood, New Jersey

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Transcription

EMMA AVERY, COLORED, WHO LIVED WITH MR.
Powless, at Norwood, N. J., will please send her address
to W. P. R., box 3,020 New York Post office.

State

New York
New Jersey

Files

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Citation

“W.P.R. searching for Emma Avery,” Information Wanted Ad, New York Herald (New York, NY), January 9, 1869, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed October 21, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3443.

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