Declaration Of Slavery Research Paper

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Jefferson, Owning Slaves?!

We are now informed that President Jefferson has owned slaves. This started when Jefferson was young boy. He grew up on a plantation and had nearly 200 slaves on his family’s plantation. Jefferson claims he’s against the idea of owning but, do we really believe him. Jefferson has a very complicated view of the act of slaves and his opinion.
As a young adult Jefferson was very against the idea of slavery. At some point he even wanted to free them. In writing the Declaration of Independence, Jefferson 's original draft he stated that slavery was no longer tolerable. But, as we’ve heard that first document was scrapped because of the long debate with the south concerning about the economy.
Jefferson has realized

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