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Click the image to the left to visit Last Seen: Finding Family After Slavery.
Every advertisement used in the book is real and can be found on this website.
Listen and/or read the NPR article "After Slavery, Searching for Loved Ones in Wanted Ads" by Ari Shapiro & Maureen Pao
Villanova University's feature of Last Seen: Voices from Slavery's Lost Families.
Links to the Digital Library on American Slavery, a searchable database of thousands of records relating to 15 slave states.
Freedom on the Move, a database of fugitives from North American Slavery.