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Sources in US History: Slavery in America Digital Archive


Explore writings on slavery by those who lived it.  Sources in U.S. History Online: Slavery in America contains primary sources, including personal narratives, pamphlets, addresses, monographs, sermons, political speeches, periodicals, poems, songs, plays and novels. Documenting key aspects of the “peculiar institution,” the collection enables students, faculty and researchers to study slavery and its abolition from the 17th century through the end of the 19th century.

Related Subjects: Slavery | United States History | For subject help, try our LibGuides.
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