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Your search for posts with tags containing Cowper and Telfairs found 8 posts

November 29

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A large and compleat Assortment of well chosen GOODS. Cowper & Telfairs and Rae & Somerville both sold imported goods, but adopted very different marketing strategies...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 29 Nov 2019

September 6, 1769

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (September 6, 1769). “IMPORTED in the Mermaid … WHITE PLAINS, LONDON DUFFILS, and HEADED SHAGS.” A short editorial note appeared at the bottom...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 6 Sep 2019

May 24

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (May 24, 1769). “JUST IMPORTED, in the SHIP GEORGIA PACKET … from LONDON.” When the Georgia Packet arrived in port in the spring of 1769, it delivered...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 24 May 2019

April 1

GUEST CURATOR: Bryant Halpin What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (April 12, 1769). “RUN AWAY … A NEGROE FELLOW, named JACK.” This advertisement for a runaway “NEGROE FELLOW,...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 12 Apr 2019

October 19

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (October 19, 1768).“A few new Negroes, will be sold on the most reasonable terms.” The partnership of Cowper and Telfairs repeatedly inserted a list-style...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 19 Oct 2018

September 23

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (September 23, 1767).“A LARGE ASSORTMENT OF GOODS.” Lewis Johnson inserted an advertisement for his inventory of “A LARGE and COMPLETE ASSORTMENT...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 23 Sep 2017

July

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (July 22, 1767).“SUGAR … RUM … NEGROES … NEGROE SHOES.” Cowper and Telfairs’ business, at least the aspects promoted in this...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 22 Jul 2017

October 15

GUEST CURATOR: Jordan Russo What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? Georgia Gazette (October 15, 1766).“Goods, suitable for the season.” Cowper and Telfairs’ store had just received a large assortment...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 15 Oct 2016

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