The American Slavery Collection
15 Ghost Stories From American Plantations 90k VIEWS While the past of every plantation in the American South is tainted by the evil of slavery, some also have legends and ... 14 Shocking Escaped Slave Ads From the 19th-Century 10.7k VIEWS In the decades prior to the US Civil War, escaped slaves were quite a problem for those living in the southern United ... What Actually Happened on Plantations When the Slaves Were Freed 829.7k VIEWS What actually happened when the slaves in America were freed? It didn’t all happen at once, so it’s not like trying to picture ... The Map That Helped Convince Lincoln Slavery Had To End 1.1M VIEWS One image did more to end slavery in the United States than any other. It was the map through which Abraham Lincoln ... The Most Beautiful Negro Spiritual Songs 3k VOTES The best negro spiritual songs are those that move the spirit. Many of these spiritual songs were created in the 19th ... Well-Made Movies About Slavery 11.2k VOTES A list of slave movies, ranked by their quality and storytelling. These are the top movies that deal with the issue of slaves, ... 11 Brutal Facts About The History of Indentured Servitude In Colonial America ... 10.2k VIEWS It’s hard to picture indentured servants in America doing the heavy agricultural lifting in the place of slaves, but, ... The Civil War Was About Slavery, And Leading Confederates Of The Day Said So ... 3k VIEWS There's no question: the Civil War was about slavery. Denying the central role that slavery played in the Civil War goes against ... 17 Things You Didn't Know About Harriet Tubman 90.7k VIEWS The biography of Harriet Tubman reads less like a stodgy figure from the past, and more like a modern action hero. Far from just ... The Best Songs About Slavery 1.1k VOTES Although it's a sensitive subject, we're ranking the top songs about slavery, as many powerful and inspiring songs have been ... Texas History Books Are Downplaying The Role Slavery Played In The Civil War ... 1.6k VIEWS People expect their children's education to be unbiased and factual, especially in regards to history. After all, ... Things You Never Knew About The Alliance Between Seminole Indians And Escaped ... 2.9k VIEWS The Black Seminoles were a group of people that history, for the most part, forgot about. Their alliance with the native ... Patty Cannon And The Anti-Underground Railroad That Sent Blacks Back To ... 9.2k VIEWS Who was Patty Cannon? She was the woman who ran a reverse-Underground Railroad. And what did the reverse-Underground Railroad ... Every President Who Owned Slaves 1k VIEWS Slavery represents one of the darkest eras in American history. Like all deep historical blemishes, however, it's important to ... The Best Slave Narratives in American History 523 VOTES A list of the most important slave narratives in American literature. True stories told by fugitive or freed slaves allow modern ...