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July 3

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Carries on the BOOK-BINDING and STATIONARY BUSINESS, in all its Branches.” The term “classified ads” accurately describes newspaper notices published in later periods,...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 30 Jul 2021

June 25

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Boxes of Medicines for Plantation Use … will also contain a Phial of his famous FEVER DROPS.” When apothecary Thomas Stinson purchased the shop and inventory of another apothecary,...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 25 Jun 2021

June 11

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “She continues to make up EVERY ARTICLE in the MILINARY WAY.” Readers encountered many advertisements that listed dozens of consumer goods when they perused the June 11, 1771,...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 11 Jun 2021

May 7

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Booksellers in Boston, New-York, Philadelphia, or … Charles-Town.” Like many other colonial printers, Charles Crouch also sold books, pamphlets, and broadsides. ...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 7 May 2021

April 27

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “He carries on his Business as usual, at his Shop in Broad-Street.” A standard issue for most newspapers published in colonial America consisted of four pages created...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 27 Apr 2021

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

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