Frederick Douglass


“After crossing her hands, he tied them with a strong rope, and led her to a stool under a large hook in the joist, put in for the purpose.” (Douglass 24)

“Colonel Lloyd kept from three to four hundred slaves on his home plantation, and owned a large number more on the neighboring farms belonging to him.”(Douglass 26)

“their clothing consisted of two coarse linen shirts per year. When these failed them, they went naked until the next allowance-day.” (Douglass 27)

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