Slavery in America and the World

Brings together all known legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. Includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery. More than a thousand pamphlets and books on slavery from the 19th century are also included as well as modern histories of slavery. Searchable access to all Congressional debates from the Continental Congress to 1880 is included as well as general keyword, document type and topic searches.

Time-span

1700s - Present

Subscription Type

SUBSCRIPTION

Publisher

Hein

Notes

United States

Languages

English

Resource Types

Reference Source

Online Availability

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