Advertisements for Runaway Slaves in Virginia, 1801-1820

Advertisements for Runaway Slaves in Virginia, 1801-1820

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by Daniel Meaders
     
 

ISBN-10: 0815327374

ISBN-13: 9780815327370

Pub. Date: 03/28/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This collection of runaway slave notices from Virginia highlights the plight of African Americans fleeing bondage in early nineteenth century Virginia. Presented in modern type, the advertisements appear exactly as published. The preface situates these advertisements historically, and indicates the significance of the collection for studies of African American…  See more details below

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This collection of runaway slave notices from Virginia highlights the plight of African Americans fleeing bondage in early nineteenth century Virginia. Presented in modern type, the advertisements appear exactly as published. The preface situates these advertisements historically, and indicates the significance of the collection for studies of African American history, the history of slavery, and resistance to slavery in early American culture. The advertisements are presented chronologically and index by slave and master. This collection of historical documentation will be valuable to scholars interested in the history of slavery and resistance in America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780815327370
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/28/1997
Series:
Studies in African American History and Culture Series
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 1.10(d)

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