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Re: 18th,19th African American Resources

"Race, Slavery, and Free Blacks: Petitions to Southern Legislatures" ¹
1. Series I: Petitions to Southern Legislatures, 1777-1867
a. Delaware, Mississippi, NC,SC, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Alabama, Florida, Georga/Louisiana(1820), Missouri.

Example on the editor's website ...
"1816: Adams County residents ask ... emancipation for the family of Ben Vousdan...[who was] freed in 1802 by ..."

¹ "Rece, Slavery, and Free Blacks: Petitions to Southern Legislatures, 1777-1867." UPA Publications > African American Studies. LexisNexis. 28 Jul. 2005

18 Dec 2002 :: 14 Nov 2008
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