Reminiscences of Stanley Maurice Elkins : oral history, circa 1968-1969
Historian; interviewee b. 1925.
Scope and Contents
Slavery in the United States: first indications of blacks in North America; slavery in northern colonies; labor demands; Massachusetts Bay Colony household servants, biracial colony, disfranchised in northern states by 1850; with cotton gin, excess of black labor, gang labor, economic expansion.