ARTICLE: King on Enslaved Women, Murder, and Southern Courts

Wilma King, "Mad" Enough to Kill: Enslaved Women, Murder, and Southern Courts, The Journal of African American History, Vol. 92, No. 1, Women, Slavery, and Historical Research (Winter, 2007), pp. 37-56 "More than two hundred Missourians petitioned Governor John C. Edwards to pardon Nelly, an enslaved teenager indicted for an 1846 murder in Warren County, … Continue reading ARTICLE: King on Enslaved Women, Murder, and Southern Courts