What was it like to be a slave in 1850 Georgia?

Created by,
Brenda Fry
Martha Killam

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Kolk, Melinda. laura1.jpg. January 2003. Pics4Learning. 11 Jan 2004


Use the resources below to research a day in the life of a slave in 1850 Georgia.

    •Understanding Slavery
    •The Black Codes
Facts on File link. You'll need account information to see page.
    •Platform of the State of Georgia 1850
    •Miscellaneous Items in High Demand
images of slave quarters
    •Born in Slavery
contains narratives and images
    •Slave Laws
    •Plantation Manual
from Library of Congress
    •Family Slave Life
from Digital History website

Last updated: February 18 2004, 12:45 am
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