Mulatto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mulatto is a term formerly used to refer to persons born of one white parent and one black parent, or to persons born of a mulatto parent or parents.
Slavery in Virginia: Timeline - Study the Past
Slavery in Virginia: Timeline 1607 Jamestown, the first British North American settlement, was founded in Virginia. 1619 The first African Americans arrived in ...
History of slavery in Virginia - Wikipedia, the free ...
Slavery in Virginia dates to 1619, soon after the founding of Virginia as an English colony by the London Virginia Company. The company established a headright system ...
the earliest laws of Virginia - Virtual Jamestown
October 1629-ACT IX. [Although this law did not rule out the possibility that English women would work in the tobacco fields, it did begin the process of creating a ...
Slavery and the Making of America . The Slave Experience ...
These three acts of the Virginia Commonwealth demonstrate the progression towards race-based slavery that took place in the colonies. The first was passed at a time ...
Jamestown and the Virginia Experiment. The Virtual Jamestown Archive is a digital research, teaching and learning project that explores ...
History of Slavery - The Civil War - sonofthesouth.net
You Found It! An incredible presentation on the History of Slavery with Lots of Pictures of Slaves and Historic Documents
Slavery and Indentured Servants:Law Library of Congress
Law Library of Congress,Slavery and Indentured Servants ... Cumberland Landing. James Gibson, photographer, 1862. Prints and Photographs Division.
Law in Colonial Virginia - Shmoop
Law in Colonial Virginia. BACK; NEXT ; Racializing Slavery. In 1705, Virginia's General Assembly passed a law aimed at sorting out some of the confusion surrounding ...
Slavery and the Making of America . Timeline | PBS
Mum Bett and another Massachusetts slave successfully sue their master for freedom. 1782 Virginia, followed by other Southern colonies, encourages private manumission.