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Call Number/Catalog Number B 0059
Title The Pearl a Washington D.C. story: 2004 black history calendar
Collection Broadside collection
Object Name Broadside
Creator D.C. Lottery and Charitable Games Control Board
Description Poster with images and story related to the Pearl, a bay-craft in which 77 slaves attempted to escape enslavement from D.C. to freedom in April 1848. Passengers names are listed.
Subjects Slaves -- Washington (D.C.)
Search Terms Pearl, ship
Date 2003
Dates of Accumulation 2003
Dates of Creation 2003
Early date 2003
Extent 1 broadside
Level of description Item