Indentured Servitude In America

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Comparing Indentured Servitude and Slavery in America Indentured servitude and slavery has been in America since about the 1600s to the late 1800s. These two forms of labor are different and alike in many ways. In this essay I will compare slavery and indentured servitude and also show how these two forms of labor differ from each other. Learning about slavery and indentured servitude does not only help us to learn about our country, but it also shows how lucky we are to live in a free country. It also helps us to understand and respect each other. First of all, I will be discussing indentured servitude in America. As colonists started to come to come to the New World, more and more labor was needed. So, in the 1600s England
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