African American History Forum
The Charleston Orphan House
The Charleston Orphan House: Children’s Lives in the First Public Orphan House in America
... child labor, charity, literacy, epidemic disease, a Shaker community, and the history of health insurance in America testify to a tender ... there were 8,089 white persons in Charleston, and 8,270 black persons, and of the blacks 7,684 were slaves, and 586 were freed blacks. ...
Book Review - whaples - Jul 15, 2013