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May 11

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “N.B. They have just received by the Ship Providence, Capt. Gilbert, a large and compleat Assortment of European and East India GOODS.” The arrival of the Providence...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 11 May 2021

May 1

Who were the subjects of advertisements in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “RUN away last Tuesday Night, a Negro Man named GLASGOW.” “RUN away last Tuesday Night, a Negro Man named ABEL.” Sometime during the...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 10 May 2021

May 9

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “An ODE set to Music, consecrated to the memory the Rev. GEORGE WHITEFIELD.” In the months immediately after the death of George Whitefield on September 30, 1770, a...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 9 May 2021

May 8

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “Mr. SAUNDERS’s stay in this City will be but a few weeks.” Like many other itinerant performers, Hyman Saunders, an illusionist, placed newspaper advertisements...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 8 May 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

May 6

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “AN ORATION … to COMMEMORATE the BLOODY TRAGEDY.” In the spring of 1771, colonists had several opportunities to purchase memorabilia that marked the first anniversary...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 6 May 2021

May 5

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “They manufacture and sell as usual at Frederick-Town.” According to their advertisement in the Pennsylvania Gazette, Hamilton and Leiper sold tobacco and snuff...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 5 May 2021

May 4

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “They have just arrived from London, in the Ship Providence, Captain Gilbert, a large Assortment of GOODS.” The arrival of ships in port meant not only new goods in...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 4 May 2021

May 3

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Ladies Riding Dresses made at Prices in Proportion to the above.” Edward Griffiths, a tailor from London who migrated to Portsmouth, advertised his services in the...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 3 May 2021

May

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A Sermon … By the Rev. Mr. WHITEFIELD.” Following the death of George Whitefield in Newburyport, Massachusetts, on September 30, 1770, printers, booksellers,...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 2 May 2021

May 1

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Lower Terms than can be at any Shop or Store in the Province.” Although “Sadler and Jockey Cap-Maker” Richard Sharwin signed his entire name at the end...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 1 May 2021

April 3

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “He already makes what is called QUEEN’S WARE, equal to any imported.” In the late 1760s, colonists responded to duties on certain imported goods with nonimportation...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 30 Apr 2021

April 29

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “INNOCENT BLOOD CRYING TO GOD FROM THE STREETS OF BOSTON.” When ships from England arrived in American ports in the spring of 1771, they delivered news of reactions...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 29 Apr 2021

April 28

Who were the subjects of advertisements in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago this week? “RUN-AWAY … a Negro Man named CUFF … Three Dollars Reward.” “TO BE SOLD, A Negro Man … expert at all husbandry Business.”...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 28 Apr 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 26

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Wesley’s SERMONS, on the Death of … GEORGE WHITEFIELD.” In the fall of 1770, Daniel Fowle and Robert Fowle, printers of the New-Hampshire Gazette, extensively...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 26 Apr 2021

April 25

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “Many other Advertisements for want of Room must be deferred till next Week.” On April 25, 1771, Richard Draper, the printer of the Massachusetts Gazette and Boston...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 25 Apr 2021

April 24

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “His STOCK of GOODS.” Robert Wells, printer of the South-Carolina and American General Gazette, had more content than would fit in the standard issue on April 24, 1771. ...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 24 Apr 2021

April 23

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A few of Mr. Lovell’s ORATIONS on the Massacre in Boston.” In the spring of 1771 colonial printers advertised a variety of items commemorating the death of George...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 23 Apr 2021

April

What was advertised in a colonial American newspaper 250 years ago today? “A Sermon, on the death of the Rev. Mr. GEORGE WHITEFIELD, preached by JOHN WESLEY.” In the months following his death in Newburyport, Massachusetts, on September 30,...
From: The Adverts 250 Project on 22 Apr 2021

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