Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science in Education (MSE) in Secondary Education: History 6-12



Committee Chair

Lucile Chapman


This paper is an attempt to give an unbiased account of the conditions either good or bad under which slaves lived and worked. Special attention will be given to their housing conditions, the type and quantity of clothing, food and its preparation as well as the labor they performed. Space will also be given to the crimes and punishment of Negro slaves -- additionally the education and religious opportunities will be surveyed.



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