Unnamed, searching for Elsie R. Johnson

Title

Unnamed, searching for Elsie R. Johnson

Subject

Information Wanted Ad

Description

Johnson, formerly of Winchester, MA, last heard from in 1916, working for a lady in New York, New York. Photo included and five dollar reward offered.

Source

Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA)

Date

August 4, 1917

Coverage

Richmond, VA
Winchester, MA
New York, NY

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Publisher

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers. Library of Congress

Transcription

DO YOU KNOW HER?

Five dollars reward for any information concerning the whereabouts

[[photo]]

of Elsie R. Johnson, colored, formerly
of Winchester, Mass.

Last heard from, Sept. 11, 1916,
then working for a lady, by the name
of Mrs. A. B. Sloane, 174 W. 79th
Street, New York.

Address Box 73-I-R4,
Washington Park,
Richmond, Va.

State

Virginia
Massachusetts
New York

Files

RICHMONDPLANET_19170804_JOHNSON_ELSIE_R.jpg

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Citation

“Unnamed, searching for Elsie R. Johnson,” Information Wanted Ad, Richmond Planet (Richmond, VA), August 4, 1917, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed September 24, 2020, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3504.

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