How are indentured servants the same as slaves?


They were not the same. Indentured servants were to serve 7 years, but often they left before they finished their time. They could blend in so it made it hard to find them, but any person who was black was a slave and needed a pass to leave the
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An indentured slave was a worker, typically a laborer, under contract
Indentured Servants, at least in American history, were basically debt slaves. They had their passage (usually from Europe) paid for, then they'd have to work for how ever many years
An indentured servent was a contracted employee. Bound to a term of serves, but free and equal under all other respects. His property, possessions, and family were his own. And could
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