Slaves. Main article: Slavery in the United States.
Plantation Life. "There were no beds given the slaves, unless one coarse blanket
be considered such, and none but the men and women had these...They find ...
An eyewitness account of life on a Mississippi plantation before the Civil War. ...
With it, a slave could produce up to 1,000 pounds of cotton per day. By 1850, the
T he early plantations used a mix of labour: European settlers, local indigenous
peoples and African slaves. This combination was rarely successful in sugar: ...
"Inspire a negro with perfect confidence in you and learn him to look to you for
support and he is your slave," were the words of one plantation owner. Of course
Check out this site for facts about the Slave Plantations in Colonial America. The
Slave Plantations of the Southern Colonies. Fast facts about tobacco, sugar, ...
Here we will explore the world of the large plantation (keeping in mind that only
12 percent of slaveholders held "planter" status by owning 20 or more slaves1), ...
Jul 26, 2014 ... life of a plantation slave. Mrs. Martinez ... Secret History of Slavery in the United
States - Full Documentary - Duration: 40:16. White World Media ...
Dec 8, 2009 ... Life at Plantations ... 12 Years a Slave Special Feature.... starring Chiwetel,
Fassbender and Brad ... Exploring inside an old plantation house !!
Jul 28, 2013 ... This is one part the New Orleans Documentary I did back in 2012 upon visiting
the slave plantation....Every shot in this doc is handheld...so I ...