Whitney Plantation  - Slavery Museum. Wallace, Louisiana.

Building the First Slavery Museum in America

Thomas Jefferson. Sure, I know he had his problems, but he was truly a Renaissance man. I had such a case for him at one point that I went to a school named (partially) after him. And Monticello? Don't even get me started!

Thomas Jefferson. Sure, I know he had his problems, but he was truly a Renaissance man. I had such a case for him at one point that I went to a school named (partially) after him. And Monticello? Don't even get me started!

AMAZON PLANTATION SLAVERY FREING SLAVES 1854 2vols FIRST EDITION

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AMAZON PLANTATION SLAVERY FREING SLAVES 1854 2vols FIRST EDITION

Through the life of Benjamin Ryan Tillman (1847-1918), South Carolina's self-styled agrarian rebel, this book traces the history of white male supremacy and its discontents from the era of plantation slavery to the age of Jim Crow.As an anti-Reconstruction guerrilla, Democratic activist, South Carolina governor, and U.S. senator, Tillman offered a vision of reform that was proudly white supremacist. In the name of white male militance, productivity, and solidarity, he justified lynching and…

Through the life of Benjamin Ryan Tillman (1847-1918), South Carolina's self-styled agrarian rebel, this book traces the history of white male supremacy and its discontents from the era of plantation slavery to the age of Jim Crow.As an anti-Reconstruction guerrilla, Democratic activist, South Carolina governor, and U.S. senator, Tillman offered a vision of reform that was proudly white supremacist. In the name of white male militance, productivity, and solidarity, he justified lynching and…

21 Things You Didn't Know About African-American Slave Narratives

21 Facts About African-American Slave Narratives

America's first slavery museum shifts is focus from the masters to the slaves. The Whitney Plantation in Wallace, Louisiana.

America's first slavery museum shifts is focus from the masters to the slaves. The Whitney Plantation in Wallace, Louisiana.

Lucy Francis Simms was an educator who dedicated her life to teaching young children at segregated schools in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She also served as acting principal for the Effinger School, where she also taught primary grades until her death. Simms was born into slavery around 1857. She grew u...Lucy Francis Simms was an educator who dedicated her life to teaching young children at segregated schools in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She also served as acting principal for the Effinger…

Lucy Francis Simms was an educator who dedicated her life to teaching young children at segregated schools in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She also served as acting principal for the Effinger School, where she also taught primary grades until her death. Simms was born into slavery around 1857. She grew u...Lucy Francis Simms was an educator who dedicated her life to teaching young children at segregated schools in Harrisonburg, Virginia. She also served as acting principal for the Effinger…

A grandmother’s trove of Civil War photos goes to Library of Congress - The Washington Post

A grandmother’s trove of Civil War photos goes to Library of Congress

A grandmother’s trove of Civil War photos goes to Library of Congress - The Washington Post

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