www.battlefields.org/learn/articles/slavery-united-states

They had no legal means of protesting the way they were treated. Southerners feared open rebellion but this was rare. However, slaves would pretend illness, ...

www.nytimes.com/2017/03/17/us/irish-slaves-myth.html

Mar 17, 2017 ... Without a doubt, life was bad for indentured servants. They were often treated brutally. Not all of them entered servitude willingly. Some were ...

www.understandingslavery.com/index.php-option=com_content&view=article&id=309_plantation-life&catid=125_themes&Itemid=221.html

By 1860, there were 4 million slaves in the US, some 60% of whom worked in ... To a marked degree, their treatment depended on the individuals in charge.

www.ducksters.com/history/colonial_america/slavery.php

Kids learn about the history of slavery during colonial America including indentured servants, the first slaves, how they lived, how slaves were treated, and the ...

www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/black-enslavement

Jun 16, 2016 ... In the early 17th century, French colonizers in New France began the practice of chattel slavery, in which people were treated as personal ...

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/documents/education/childhood-slavery-contextual-essay.pdf

The child slaves were viewed by their masters as and society in general as .... coercion into sexual activity for preferential treatment, it is easy to see how.

www.nccivilwar150.com/history/african-american.htm

While North Carolina did not have the same investment in slavery as the Deep ... Though slaves were considered valuable property, their physical treatment was ...

abolition.e2bn.org/slavery_69.html

When enslaved Africans arrived in the Americas, they were often alone, ... The high slave replacement figures were one piece of evidence used by the ...

blogs.uw.edu/ses9/hstcmp-358-spring-2015/body-for-trade/traditional-gender-roles-and-slavery

Jun 9, 2015 ... Through observation of the treatment of slaves it can be seen that certain challenges were made to these traditional roles however this was not ...