Slavery in the Cities

Indeed, now, New Orleans and Mobile seem but little more like slave cities than do Philadelphia and New York.”” Though the process varied in Dixie's cities and Negroes hung on in many skills, “job busting” became a normal tactic for the ...

Slavery in the Cities

Attempts to show what happened to slavery in an urban environment and to reconstruct the texture of life of the Negroes who lived in bondage in the cities.

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Slavery in the Cities
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Richard C. Wade
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967-12-31 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Attempts to show what happened to slavery in an urban environment and to reconstruct the texture of life of the Negroes who lived in bondage in the cities.
Slavery in the Cities: the South, 1820-1860
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Richard C. Wade
Categories: Cities and towns
Type: BOOK - Published: 1967 - Publisher:

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Slavery in Cities
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Richard C. Wade
Categories: Cities and towns
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher:

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A Legal History of Slavery in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Robert B. Shaw
Categories: Slavery
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

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Slavery in the City
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Clifton Ellis, Rebecca Ginsburg
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-24 - Publisher: University of Virginia Press

Countering the widespread misconception that slavery existed only on plantations, and that urban areas were immune from its impacts, Slavery in the City is the first volume to deal exclusively with the impact of North American slavery on urban design and city life during the antebellum period. This groundbreaking collection