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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Christian England should stand to a man opposed to those who would kill every
slave found with arms in hand , or away from his master ' s plantation ; who have
no scruples in brutalizing , burning , flaying , flogging , scourging , and shooting ...
... commenced beating her incessantly ; he then remonstrated with his master ,
because she fainted , and his brutal master , ( who , though a member of a
Christian church , was notwithstanding , equal to the devil himself ) coolly
ordered him to ...
When his master came , he saw him lying down , and he told him to get up
immediately and go on working . Jack replied , “ O massa , I ' m so sick . ” “ Get up
immediately , you lazy varmint , ” replied his master , and he commenced
But the master tied a rope round her neck and sent her back to his son , who
immediately ordered two flat irons to be put on the fire , and had her laid down on
a log , and made three negroes , by the names of Frank , Save , and Peter , hold
... hundred lashes with the whip , and fifty blows with the paddle , because he
could not work fast enough to please him . A slaveholder named Mr . Wilson ,
having died in debt , my master bought two of his slave girls , named Rose and