African American Slavery in the Native American South

Lecture Description

Covers the history of slavery and emancipation in southern Native American nations, including the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek and Cherokee nations. Examines enslaved people’s family and community relations, labor patterns and resistance. Discusses Native laws that defined race and slavery, and also considers legal disputes over slaves that spanned the Native nations and southern states.

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American Indian Slavery

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