Barry’s GenSites: Digital Library on American Slavery

Posted on Oct 15, 2012


This new resource from the library of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro searches information culled from thousands of slavery-related county court and leg¬islative petitions, wills, estate inventories and civil suits, filed in 15 states and the District of Columbia from 1775 to 1867.  More than 150,000 individuals are named in the documents, including 80,000 slaves and 8,000 free people of color.

URL:  library.uncg.edu/slavery
Category:  African-g American Roots

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