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Beginnings of Slavery in America (1619-1775)

In about 1619, enslaved Africans are believed to have arrived in the American Colonies, most likely in Virginia. Soon after the institution of Slavery was Legalized in the Colonies.
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Politics of a New Nation (1776-1860)

A place to discuss the Political Environment of the newly formed United States Government and the Constitution, and the inherent flaws in the system used to deal with (or perhaps ignore) the slave issue. Any non-slave discussions about the Antebellum Period will also go here.
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Life as a Slave & With Slavery (1776-1865)

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Abolitionist Movement

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Life at War for People of Color (1861-1865)

For some slaves nothing changes during the war years, life goes on as they serve their master. For others, they find safety on a new "secret railroad". Some Blacks find comfort in the fit of a Government Issued Uniform, others find that the Uniform doesn't fit so well.
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Legends of Black Confederates

Fiction or Fact? You decide!
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