Nova Scotia Archives

African Nova Scotians in the Age of Slavery and Abolition

Boy for sale

Advertisements for the sale of slaves were a common occurrence in Halifax newspapers during the period, 1752-1782.

Date: 28 March 1775

Reference: Nova Scotia Archives  Nova Scotia Gazette and Weekly Chronicle 28 March 1775 p. 3 (microfilm no. 8153)

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