1840-1849
1840-1849 Pro-slavery literature released in the 1840’s (Clicking covers will redirect to the full book) Slavery consistent with Christianity– Rev. […]
Anti-Tom Literature/Plantation Literature
Pro-Slavery Fictional Literature This section contains anti-Tom literature, plantation literature, plantation fiction, and pro-slavery fiction more generally (Clicking covers will […]
Knights of the Golden Circle, 1854-1916
Knights of the Golden Circle, 1854-1916 Alternative names: The Order of American Knights,The Knights of America, The Sons of Liberty,The […]
The States Rights’ Party 1850-185? (Mississippi)
The States Rights’ Party 1850-185? (Mississippi) also known as “The Democratic States-Rights Party” A pro-slavery, states rights/secessionist party organized,and active […]
The Blue Lodges, 1854 – 186?
Blue Lodges, 1854 – 186? Alternative names: “Friends Society,” “Social Band,” “Dark Lantern Society,” and the “Sons of the South.” […]
Mary H. Eastman, 1818 – 1887
Mary H. Eastman, 1818 – 1887 Born in 1818 in Warrenton Virginia, Mary Eastman grew up likemany in the antebellum […]
James Henry Hammond, 1807 – 1864
James Henry Hammond, 1807 – 1864 A Governor, Senator, lawyer, teacher, and lifetimesupporter of the divine institution of slavery.The innovator […]
Southern Slave Laws – Alexander Clayton, 1850 (Transcribed)
Southern Slave Laws– Alexander Clayton, 1850 Laws regulating slavery are, in Mississippi, coevalwith its existence as a Territory and as […]
Nehemiah Adams 1806 – 1878
Nehemiah Adams 1806 – 1878 Nehemiah Adams was a graduate of Harvard University,prominent pastor, prolific writer of a variety ofbiblically […]
Slavery Justified – George Fitzhugh, 1849 (Transcribed)
Slavery Justified – George Fitzhugh, 1849 Liberty and Equality – SocialismYoung England – Domestic Slavery Liberty and equality are new […]
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