In the 1850’s and 1860’s, the United States became even more divided on the issue of slavery. States in the South still practiced slavery, while many states in the North prohibited slavery. As a resul
In this informational text, the United States’ history of enslaving black people in the South is discussed. No matter the role a slave possessed on a plantation, they were mistreated and considered to
Lincoln's views on slavery
There are many misconceptions about slavery in America. One is that slavery lasted for 400 years. It did not. It lasted 246 years.