The Experience of a Slave in South Carolina
Passmore & Alabaster, 1862 - 48 páginas
The Experience of a Slave in South Carolina by John Andrew Jackson, first published in 1862, is a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world. This book is a reproduction of that original, which has been scanned and cleaned by state-of-the-art publishing tools for better readability and enhanced appreciation.
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... people go , " be answered from heaven , perhaps even with a slaughter as
great as that of the “ smart Egyptians , " when they came onward with all the
panoply of their chariots and horsemen to the Red Sea , there to sink amid the
Go and tell her I don ' t care about her baby , she must come , " answered Mack , “
and if she does not come , I ' ll give her twenty - five lashes to - morrow morning . ”
“ Go and tell him , Esau , my husband will be coming , and I can ' t come ...
After a time , Old Peter coming along and seeing the stake mored , enquired , “
Who moved that stake ? “ Massa Burl Quiney , " said Peggy , “ because I have the
cows to milk . ” Old Peter answered , “ Massa makes you do as much as the rest ...
She answered , “ What can I do ? go away from there , you niggers , that man will
have you all hung and burnt ! " Then , Burl Quiney tied his hands and tied him to
a tree , and gave him one hundred lashes ; he then ordered him to do his duty ...
I answered , “ I am going on my Christmas holiday . ” This satisfied him . I was
going to take a longer holiday than he thought for . I reached Charleston by the
next evening . There I met a negro , who allowed me to put my pony in his master
' s ...