BOOK: Millward on Charity Folks, Free and Enslaved Women in Maryland

Jessica Millward, Finding Charity’s Folk: Enslaved and Free Black Women in Maryland. Athens: University of Georgia Press, 2015. via UGA Press: "Finding Charity’s Folk highlights the experiences of enslaved Maryland women who negotiated for their own freedom, many of whom have been largely lost to historical records. Based on more than fifteen hundred manumission records and … Continue reading BOOK: Millward on Charity Folks, Free and Enslaved Women in Maryland