Slavery in New York


Subject:
Black Resources , United States History , U.S. History By Place , Slavery , New York (State) , Slavery, Abolition, & Emancipation

Description:
This exhibit looks at the history of slavery in New York, spanning "the period from the 1600s to 1827, when slavery was legally abolished in New York State." Online galleries, featuring some of the images from the physical exhibit, explore different aspects of this "largely unknown chapter of the city's story." Includes maps, biographies, classroom materials, and a bibliography. From the New York Historical Society.

Creator:
Seymour, Julie

Publisher:
New York Historical Society

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.slaveryinnewyork.org


PID= res:lii-20347