The State v. Edmund, a slave, 15 NC 340 (1833).
This was an indictment of Edmund in New Hanover for violating the Act of 1825, chapter 22, concealing a slave on board a vessel for the purpose of conveying her beyond state limits and helping her escape.…
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These are the images and accounts of how people worked, raised families, built communities, worshiped, maintained relationships, expressed themselves and coped with changes and challenges in the past. Most of the subjects are Americans of African descent.
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