Literature of Slavery- unit resources
The Literature of Slavery
‚Äč DouglassFrederick Douglass

Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglass, an American Slave
e-text (University of Virginia Library)
Douglass study guide Word document
Equiano Olaudah Equiano

 

The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano, or Gustavas Vassa, The African.
e-text (Project Gutenberg)
Equiano study guide Word document 

 

Jacobs Hariet Jacobs
Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
e-text (American Studies, Univeristy of Virginia)
Kennedy  Kennedy
Swallow Barn, or a Sojourn in the Old Dominion
e-text (Humanities Text Initiative, University of Michigan)
Stowe  Stowe
Uncle Tom's Cabin, or Life Among the Lowly
e-text (University of Virginia Library)
Harris  Harris
"A Tale of the War"
e-text (University of Virginia Libraries)
Harris biography, selected tales, and commentary
link  (American Studies Site, University of Virginia)
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North American Slave Narratives
Documenting the American South (UNC University Library)
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Cult of Domesticity: web search Word document
Barbara Welter's "The Cult of True Womanhood: 1820-1860" http://k-12.pisd.edu/schools/pshs/soc_stu/apush/cult.pdf
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