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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I stopped with the negroes , who thought I had got leave during Christmas . Next
morning , before day , I started on for the Santé River . The negro who kept that
ferry , was allowed to keep for himself all the money he took on Christmas day ...
And when he got rich enough to buy niggers himself , he stopped trading with the
others . He went across Black River Swamp , where he bought a plantation , and
was one of the worst masters that ever lived . He was afraid to let any of his ...
Two negroes were being taken away from their families in chains to the new
countries , on the way there , the master stopped for dinner at one of the planter '
s houses , while the slaves were fastened to a tree . After dinner , he sent for his ...