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April

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “He will likewise dispose of at private sale, all his household furniture.” In the spring of 1771, Sampson Neyle took to the pages of the South-Carolina Gazette and...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 2 Apr 2021

March 13

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “Writing Paper, Wafers, &c. Loaf Sugar, and Bohea Tea, Cinnamon, Nutmegs, &c.” When an advertisement announcing the “SALE of the late Mr. CORKER’S...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 13 Mar 2021

February 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “They have entered into Co-partnership, and continue to carry on the FACTORAGE BUSINESS.” Like many other colonial newspapers, the masthead for the South-Carolina Gazette...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 12 Feb 2021

January

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Scotch camblets for negro wenches gowns.” Advertisers took to the pages of the January 22, 1771, edition of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal to offer...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 22 Jan 2021

January

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “WANTED on Purchase, or Hire by the Year, A Honest, handy, young Negro Fellow.” Thomas Green and Ebenezer Watson, the printers of the Connecticut Courant, extended...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 2 Jan 2021

December 18

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A SERMON SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF THE Rev. GEORGE WHITEFIELD.” George Whitefield, one of the most prominent ministers associated with the eighteenth-century religious...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 18 Dec 2020

November 13

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “CONTINUATION to the South-Carolina Gazette, and Country Journal.” Like other newspapers published in colonial America, a standard issue of the South-Carolina Gazette...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 13 Nov 2020

October 31

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “MRS. SWALLOW begs Leave to inform the Publick.” Newman Swallow and Mrs. Swallow, presumably husband and wife, both ran newspaper advertisements in late October and...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 31 Oct 2020

October 3

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Said Report is FALSE.” In late October 1770, Richard Clark, a watch- and clockmaker, took to the pages of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal to address...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 30 Oct 2020

October 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “He is in want of two NEGRO MEN TAYLORS, for whom good Wages will be given.” In the early 1770s, Thomas fell operated a tailoring shop on Elliott Street in Charleston. ...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 10 Oct 2020

September 18

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “He is in want of two NEGRO MEN TAYLORS, for whom the highest Wages will be given.” The September 18, 1770, edition of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 18 Sep 2020

September 11

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Merchants and Tradesmen may have their Books regulated by the Month.” As summer turned to fall in 1770, Jacob Valk took to the pages of the South-Carolina Gazette and...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 11 Sep 2020

July 31

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “The Gentlemen who please to favour us with their Subscriptions, shall have their Names carefully published in an alphabetical List.” Like many books, maps were often...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 31 Jul 2020

July 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “All Persons indebted to him, to discharge the same.” Charles Crouch, the printer of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal, wanted to make sure that readers...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 10 Jul 2020

June 27

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “RUN AWAY … a NEGRO fellow, named July.” No newspaper advertisements concerning enslaved people appear via the Slavery Adverts 250 Project today, but that...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 27 Jun 2020

June 26

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “BLANK QUIRE BOOKS … for the Benefit of Merchants and Shopkeepers.” Charles Crouch, the printer of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal, frequently...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 26 Jun 2020

June 19

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A Discount of 5 per Cent. at least.” In the summer of 1770, David Baty and Company advertised a variety of liquors available at their store in Charleston.  Their...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 19 Jun 2020

June 5

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “ANN & BENJAMIN MATHEWES … VIOLATORS OF THE RESOLUTIONS.” The “GENERAL COMMITTEE” responsible for overseeing adherence to the nonimportation agreement...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 5 Jun 2020

May 29

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “ALL Kinds of Blanks used in this Province, and good Writing Paper, to be sold by the Printer hereof.” Charles Crouch, printer of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 29 May 2020

May

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A Few Bales of well bought WHITE PLAINS.” When he prepared to go to press with the May 22, 1770, edition, Charles Crouch, printer of the South-Carolina Gazette and...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 22 May 2020

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