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Free Negro Owners of Slaves in the United States in 1830: Together with Absentee Ownership of Slaves in the United States in 1830

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Delve into a lesser-known facet of American history with "Free Negro Owners of Slaves in the United States in 1830: Together with Absentee Ownership of Slaves in the United States in 1830," a profound exploration of racial justice pioneered by historian Carter G. Woodson. Published on March 7, 2015, this book stems from a unique 1921 research project funded by the Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, initially intended to investigate free Negro heads of families but unexpectedly uncovering the complex scenarios of free Black slave owners and absentee slaveholders. This investigative report challenges conventional narratives, offering a nuanced perspective on the socio-economic and ethical dynamics of this historical anomaly. Ideal for adult education settings, the book not only charts overlooked historical data but also prompts critical reflection on the intricacies of freedom, race, and ownership. Engage with this pivotal work to deepen your understanding of the entangled history of race and slavery in America.
Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform on March 7, 2015
86 pages
ISBN: 9781508771821
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