Beginning Date
Tuesday, February 1, 1853
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An unidentified enslaved man escaped from a St. Louis jail and traversed the Mississippi by steamboat, but his location was given up by a free African American, and Missouri slave catchers recaptured him. 

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Notes on Sources

Dexter, Bondage in Egypt, 286