Civilization the Result of Compulsory Labor – George Fitzhugh, 1858 (Letter)
Civilization the Result of Compulsory Labor – George Fitzhugh, 1858 Gentlemen: You permit the discussion of sociological and all other scientific questions in your columns, provided it beunattended with sectional or partisan spirit. I take advantage of your liberality to announce a very simple proposition,which, if […]
Slavery and Its Results Considered from a Religious Standpoint – Uknown, 7/11/1880
Slavery and Its Results Considered from a Religious Standpoint – Uknown, 7/11/1880 Is it not time that northern bishops and others should cease their senseless drivel about the degrading influences ofslavery upon the character of the negro? But for slavery the negroes would be today stupid […]
More Thoughts on Nigger Question – R.E. Thompson, 5/15/1911
More Thoughts on Nigger Question – R.E. Thompson, 5/15/1911 Known as “R.E. Thompson from Toomsuba Mississippi” A string slipped, the “old lady” fussed at me, I had to run off before breakfast and borrow somesoda, I “stumped” my toe, had to kill a snake, write a […]
Thoughts on the Nigger Question – R.E. Thompson, 5/5/1911
Thoughts on the Nigger Question – R.E. Thompson, 5/5/1911 Known as “R.E. Thompson from Toomsuba Mississippi” I do not know what you think about niggers, and I do not know whether you care to know whatI think about them. But I think certain things about them, […]
Author William Hobby, Unknown – Unknown
Author William Hobby, Unknown – Unknown William Hobby was born in Georgia, and although little is known as to who William Hobby was, it is apparent, beyond anyroom for doubt or contention, that he was, demonstrably, a right minded, aswell as a passionate defender and representativeof […]
“Slavery Days Better for Negroes” – Former Slave Annette Harris, 8/10/1913
“Slavery Days Better for Negroes” – Former Slave Annette Harris, 8/10/1913 “If my white folks were living they couldn’t drive me off the old plantation in Warren county.” Thus spoke AnnetteHarris, a little black woman of 80 who is the leader of the Georgia State Capitol […]
The Problem of the Races – John H. Van Evrie, 1867
The Problem of the Races– John H. Van Evrie, 1867 All earnest and generous men feel that the future will be more glorious and beneficent than the past, andthis sentiment of progress it is that carries the world forward and renders life more beautiful and hopeful,and […]
The Mongrel Republics of America – Dr. John H. Van Evrie, 1867
The Mongrel Republics of America– Dr. John H. Van Evrie, 1867 The defeat and death of the Emperor of Mexico will, no doubt, have one beneficial result, at all events. It willexcite the interest of Europeans as well as Americans in the Mongrel Republics of this […]
Southern Thought – Its New and Important Manifestations – George Fitzhugh, 1857
Southern Thought – Its New and Important Manifestations– George Fitzhugh, 1857 Twenty years ago the South had no thought-no opinions of her own. Then she stood behind all christendom,admitted her social structure, her habits, her economy, and her industrial pursuits to be wrong, deplored themas a […]
The Origin and Destiny of the Negro – M. Jeter, M.D. Salem Virginia, 4/30/1903
The Origin and Destiny of the Negro– M. Jeter, M.D. Salem Virginia, 4/30/1903 Can it be that the world will be much longer deceived In regard to the and for what purpose washe created, are true character of the negro? Who is he, questions it is […]
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