Slave trading in the Old South by Frederic Bancroft

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Published by Ungar in New York .

Written in English

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  • Slave trade -- United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementFrederic Bancroft ; introduction by Allan Nevins.
SeriesAmerican classics, American classics (New York, N.Y.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE442 .B21 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 415 p. :
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21741097M

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Through correspondence with people involved in the slave trade and interviews with former slaves, Bancroft exposed the commercial aspects of the American slave trade, including the breeding of slaves for future sale, the separation of slave families, the profitability of the trade, and the integration of slave traders into the highest ranks of southern society.

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The author shows antebellum slavery to be commercial, exploitative and cruel rather than. Slave property was considered to have these qualities, and in the South no other property, not even bonds, so readily served these ends.

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The government of Nashville owned 26 slaves. chancery court officials routinely sold slaves at practically every courthouse in the state. Companies ranging from cotton mills to railroads advertised for slave labor. The state of Tennessee gave away slaves as young as 3 years old in a lottery.

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The slave trade was the business of acquiring, transporting and selling human beings, i.e. This slave trading was the big business of the rich New England Yankees. They traded rum made in Northern factories to Black African slave owners for their slaves and then traded most of the slaves to South America or the West Indies for molasses, and then manufactured the.

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Mar 06,  · By the start of the war, the South was producing 75 percent of the world’s cotton and creating more millionaires per capita in the Mississippi River valley than anywhere in the nation. Slaves represented Southern planters’ most significant investment—and the bulk of their wealth.

He also offers new perspectives about the slave trade, the Old South, and the Atlantic World. This book will work well in upper-division undergraduate classes as well as graduate seminars; it will appeal to anyone interested in the Atlantic World, the slave trade, and.

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Planters in the Upper South states started selling slaves to the Deep South, generally through slave traders such as Franklin and Armfield. Louisville, Kentucky, on the Ohio River was a major slave market and port for shipping slaves downriver by the Mississippi to the South.

The Atlantic slave trade was the largest forced migration in history, yet most of its stories are lost. Randy Sparks examines the few remaining reconstructed experiences of West Africans who lived in the South between and Their stories highlight the diversity of struggles that confronted every African who arrived on American shores.

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What was the busiest time period in the history of the slave trade in North America. The African slave trade. When was the African slave trade scheduled to end. Speculators and Slaves Masters, Traders, and Slaves in the Old South Michael Tadman WITH A NEW INTRODUCTION "Amid the steady stream of new books on the various aspects of antebellum history, here is one that makes a real difference." —Gavin Wright, Journal of American History.

May 26,  · The REALITY of SLAVERY in the OLD SOUTH 'CIVIL WAR' Response to COL Ty SEIDULE bowvalleychorus.com?v=DFoqi-CH5F0. iii)During s state laws for slaves tightened b/c growing number of free blacks, abolition movement in North—made manumission of slaves harder.

iv)Most free blacks very poor, limited opportunity, only quasi-free. e)The Slave Trade. i)Transfer of slaves from one part of South to another important consequence of development of Southwest.

As early as the s, Christopher Columbus established trade in sex slaves on Hispaniola, which included sex slaves as young as nine years old. Within 25 years of being colonized, the population of Hispaniola natives declined, dying from enslavement, massacre or disease.

Chapter Cotton, Slavery, and the Old South The Slave Trade. i)Transfer of slaves from one part of South to another important consequence of development of Southwest. Sometimes moved with master, more often transferred thru slave traders.

ii)Domestic slave trade impt to growth and prosperity of system, but dehumanizing- children. The Transatlantic Slave Trade: A History.

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*Post by Fiona Carmody HISTORICAL BACKGROUND: SLAVE JAILS IN THE TRADE *The following information is taken from chapter 5: "Virginia and the Richmond Market," of the book Slave Trading in the Old South, by Frederic Bancroft (New York: Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., edition).

Virginia, and Richmond in particular, was the slave trade control center. Slavery and the Jews. which turns out to be "Jews and Negro Slavery in the Old South, ," which originated as an address by the president of the American Jewish Historical Society and.

A slave trade between slave owners where these slave owners would take one or more of their slaves to a big city such as Richmond or Charleston, and place them in "slave pens." The slaves were often grouped together and moved by train or boat.

The slaves were then taken to a central market in the Lower South like Natchez, New Orleans, or Mobile. Soul by Soul tells the story of slavery in antebellum America by moving away from the cotton plantations and into the slave market itself, the heart of the domestic slave trade.

What emerges is not only the brutal economics of trading but the vast and surprising interdependencies among the actors involved. Jan 28,  · I was doing research on a previous book, Slave Slave patrolling is one of the origins of policing in the old south.

TCR: How do the slave trade and the history of enslavement connect to the. In Frederic Bancroft’s book, Slave Trading in the Old South, he explained the buying and selling of slaves. Selling and buying slaves was considered a business. City residents generally were very interested in attending public auctions.

Slave traders who lived in the city were listed in public directories (Bancroft96). Cruelty, particularly from the overseers hired to manage slaves, is a frequent theme. South Carolina slave Louis Bishop said that to maximize productivity, punishment for infractions would be.

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