Skip to main content

More right-solid
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Favorited
Creator
Historical Slavery Collection
by Federal Writers' Project
image
eye 61
favorite 1
comment 0
Sarah Ashley, Age 93
Topics: Slavery, Slaves, American slavery, African-American, African-American slavery
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Trial and Execution, for Petit Treason, of Mark and Phillis, Slaves of Capt. John Codman Who Murdered Their Master at Charlestown, Mass., in 1755; for Which the Man Was Hanged and Gibbeted, and the Woman Was Burned to Death. Including, Also, Some Account of Other Punishments by Burning in Massachusetts Library of Congress Classification: KF
Topics: African American criminals -- Massachusetts, Mark (Slave) -- Trials, litigation, etc., Phillis...
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/26446