BOOK: Welch on Black Litigants in the Antebellum South

Kimberly M. Welch, Black Litigants in the Antebellum American South (Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 2018). via UNC Press: "In the antebellum Natchez district, in the heart of slave country, black people sued white people in all-white courtrooms. They sued to enforce the terms of their contracts, recover unpaid debts, recuperate back … Continue reading BOOK: Welch on Black Litigants in the Antebellum South