Mary Millard searching for her daughter, Margaret Ritter Millard

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Title

Mary Millard searching for her daughter, Margaret Ritter Millard

Subject

Other: Runaway Ad

Description

Margaret, age 13, ran away from her mother. Ad placed in Washington, DC, in June 1865, two months after the Civil War.

Source

Evening Star (Washington, DC)

Date

June 16, 1865

Coverage

Washington, District of Columbia

Contributor

Jesse Nasta

Scripto

Transcription

RAN AWAY FROM HER MOTHER, MARGA-
RET RITTER MILLARD, colored; will be
fourteen years old the 4th day of July. All per-
sons are hereby forewarned not to harbor said
runaway.
MARY [her >< mark] MILLARD,
P st., bet. 10th and 11th sts.
Attest—JOHN T. SULLIVAN. je 15-3t*

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EVENINGSTAR_18650616_MILLARD_MARY.jpg

Citation

“Mary Millard searching for her daughter, Margaret Ritter Millard,” Other: Runaway Ad, Evening Star (Washington, DC), June 16, 1865, Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery, accessed November 22, 2019, http://informationwanted.org/items/show/3515.

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