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This episode of the Academy is available free to all Slate readers to preview our inaugural Slate Academy. Enroll now to access all features of the Academy. Visit Slate.com/Academy to learn more. In episode 2 of The History of American Slavery, a Slate Academy, hosts Rebecca Onion and Jamelle Bouie...

How Did the Atlantic Slave Trade End?

History of American Slavery, Ep The Atlantic slave trade during its heyday and the remarkable life of Olaudah Equiano.

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US history intern Becca and US history fellow Kim discuss the beginning of the Atlantic slave trade and the emergence of a race-based system of slavery in th.

''Black, Female and Single'' By ANGELA STANLEY http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/11/opinion/sunday/black-and-female-the-marriage-question.html?pagewanted=1&_r=2&ref=todayspaper&

''Black, Female and Single'' By ANGELA STANLEY http://www.nytimes.com/2011/12/11/opinion/sunday/black-and-female-the-marriage-question.html?pagewanted=1&_r=2&ref=todayspaper&

11 Ways School Was Different in the 1800s  http://mentalfloss.com/article/58705/11-ways-school-was-different-1800s

11 Ways School Was Different in the 1800s

11 Ways School Was Different in the - include links to documents and even textbooks.

The Geography of Slavery  Virginia Laws 1751-1800 and more

The Geography of Slavery Virginia Laws and

Why were there no Levellers in Scotland? | History Today

Biafra 50 Years On. The civil war that resulted from the division of Nigeria was a major human disaster that should not be forgotten.

The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed | The Guardian

The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed

The history of British slave ownership has been buried: now its scale can be revealed A new BBC documentary tells how a trove of documents lays bare the names of Britain’s slave owners, including relatives of Gladstone and Orwell

9.) 1800s slave sale advertisement, complete with descriptions.

slave sale poster - Makes me sad that this happened. How can one human think that another can be owned and sold like a piece of furniture.

Grenville also asked Parliament to pass stamp act in 1765. Stamp Act- placed new duties on legal documents like wills, diplomas, and marriage papers. Also taxed newspapers, almanacs, playing cards and dices. All items had to carry a stamp showing that the tax had been paid . Stamp taxes were used in Britain to raise money. Never had imposed on colonists before

Stamp Act Activity with Primary Sources and Questions

The Hopeful, Heartbreaking Ads Placed by Formerly Enslaved People in Search of Lost Family By Rebecca Onion The Vault is Slate's history blog. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter @slatevault, and find us on Tumblr. Find out more about what this space is all about here. After emancipation, many freedpeople used newspaper advertisements to try to contact their family members. The Historic New Orleans Collection has made available a digital collection more than 300 "Lost Friends

The Hopeful, Heartbreaking Ads Placed by Formerly Enslaved People in Search of Lost Family

CultureHISTORY: The “Lost Friends” Ads - New Orleans, LA A heartbreaking piece featuring the newly digitized collection of original advertisements from a New Orleans newspaper between.

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