Read Chapters 11 – 12 and the information included in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl; scroll down the document at this website and read through Chapters V, VI and VII of the account by ex-slave Harriet Jacobs. Once all reading is complete, respond to the following item(s):
- What does this account reveal about the nature of slavery and how slavery affected southern society?
Using a minimum of 150 words, address the following:
- Discuss the different working conditions of slaves in the antebellum South.