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They Were Her Property: White Women as Slave Owners in the American South

They Were Her Property:  White Women as Slave Owners in the American South

by Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers,
The Florida Courier, February 8, 2019

"Who would choose black, in any capacity except he be held as a salve, and so bound to be obedient and faithful," an affluent white southerner asked.

 

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