RCC Honors History Project

Primary Documents

Posted by laurabrady91 on October 30, 2009

http://www.blackpast.org/?q=primaryWEST/oregon-exclusion-law-1849 – Oregon Exclusion Law

http://avalon.law.yale.edu/19th_century/kanneb.asp – An Act to Organize the Territories of Nebraska and Kansas

http://www.yale.edu/glc/harriet/15.htm – an advertisement for the capture of Harriet Jacobs

http://www2.vcdh.virginia.edu/saxon/servlet/SaxonServlet?source=/xml_docs/slavery/documents/cart38aug1.xml&style=/xml_docs/slavery/documents/display_doc.xsl
A correspondence between John Carter and Richard Gildart in which he talks about the buying and selling of slaves.

http://www2.lib.virginia.edu/small/collections/tj/farm.html – two extracts listing slaves from Thomas Jefferson’s Farm Book

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