VIRGINIANS, FOR YOUR LANDS, FOR YOUR HOMES, FOR YOUR SWEETHEARTS, FOR YOUR WIVES!
Monday, October 15, 2012
Antebellum New Orleans was the largest most prosperous community of people of color; many were educated, middle class and property owners. Antebellum Washington DC was home to the largest slave market on the continent…Per PBS Photo: A late 18th century New Orleans collage depicting a Free woman of color. Much better dressed than most poor women of any race.