Blacks in Maryland.

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Published by Bureau of Governmental Research, School of Public Affairs, University of Maryland in College Park .

Written in English

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  • African Americans -- Maryland -- Economic conditions.,
  • Maryland -- Economic conditions.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

SeriesMaryland policy studies ;, no. 2
ContributionsUniversity of Maryland at College Park. Bureau of Governmental Research.
LC ClassificationsE185.93.M2 B53 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationii, 100 p. :
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1361464M
LC Control Number92621966

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Blacks were universally proscribed from testifying against whites. (Wiecek erroneously says Maryland was an exception to this rule.) They could, as in Maryland, give evidence against other blacks. Maryland's laws on the policing of slaves was generally consistent with thouse of other colonies.

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The law of made a free black or mulatto, except mulattoes born of white women, slaves for life. In the record office in London, inthere was a list of "Christian" men and women and children, and also black slaves in Maryland. According to this list there were then, in Maryland, 38, whites and 8, blacks.

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