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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

May 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “NEW ADVERTISEMENTS.” As usual, the masthead for the May 1, 1770, edition of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal proclaimed that it contained “the freshest...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 1 May 2020

April 24

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A Printed Catalogue will be timely delivered.” In advance of an auction of a “A Collection of BOOKS,” Nicholas Langford placed an advertisement in the April...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 24 Apr 2020

April 17

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “NEW Bourdeaux RAPPEE.” In an effort to launch a new product Henry Margue inserted an advertisement in the supplement that accompanied the April 17, 1770, edition of...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 17 Apr 2020

April 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “He now carries on the Peruke-Making Business in all its Branches.” Henry Davis, a wigmaker, hairdresser and barber, did not have only a single purpose for placing an...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 10 Apr 2020

April 7

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “RUN-AWAY … a NEGRO FELLOW, named MONDAY.” Newspaper coverage of the Boston Massacre in the weeks after it happened resulted in greater dissemination of advertisements...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 7 Apr 2020

March 27

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “I shall leave a List of the Subscribers Names, together with their Benefactions.” In late March 1770 Stephen Hopkins, John Brown, and John Jenckes continued their efforts...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 27 Mar 2020

March

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A faithful Account of the Proceedings of the Subscribers and Non-Subscribers.” The commodification of the American Revolution began several years before the skirmishes...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 20 Mar 2020

March 18

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “His past Offences will be forgiven.” Charles Crouch, the printer of the South-Carolina Gazette and Country Journal, generated significant revenue from publishing...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 18 Mar 2020

March 13

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A CHINA MANUFACTURE.” In January 1770 an advertisement for “New China Ware” ran in the Pennsylvania Chronicle.  In it, the “CHINA PROPRIETORS...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 13 Mar 2020

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