“Supposed Slaver,” New York Times, February 18, 1859, p. 8: 1.
New York Times
Don Sailer, Dickinson College
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MOBILE, Thursday, Feb. 17.
The bark Ottawa sailed yesterday, ostensibly for St. Thomas, but it is believed that her destination is the southern coast of Africa.