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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... Clellan be driven back to the Free States ; but yet with one burst of freedom ,
even Dr . Mackay shall re - echo from Washington to the “ Times ” of to - morrow ,
his favourite phrase : “ There ' s a good time coming , boys , Wait a little longer .
One day , as she was returning from a walk in the garden , she saw my youngest
brother , William , walking in the yard , and , from pure mischief , she picked some
horse nettles , and , coming up to him , ( he was quite naked ) began to sting ...
The slaves , seeing his master returning , told him he had better get up , as
master was coming , but he could not , and when the master returned he began
to whip him again ; but seeing he could not get up , he went to the house and
brought a ...
Go and tell him , Esau , my husband will be coming , and I can ' t come , "
answered she . The next morning he tied her up and cut her naked back all over ;
the further particulars are too revolting to tell . · We will now relate his death . He
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 ...