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How long could a free African American man be in a slave holding state before being sold

I guess it depended on a few factors, like possessing possible papers showing that an African-American was free and not a slave. But in some states and territories, there were at least a few black ...
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How long could a free African American man be in a slave holding state before being sold

In Virginia, in this obvious case of Archibald Batte, a free black man could not only remain free but possess his own black slaves. Link: https://www.jstor.org/stable/4248955 This was far from ...
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Was Plato sold into slavery?

A document recently deciphered from Herculaneum states Plato was sold into slavery following the conquest of the island of Aegina by the Spartans between 404 and 399 BC. Source: Carbonised Herculaneum ...
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