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Letter about slave resistance to apprenticeship


Copy of a letter from J Sutherland to Lieutenant Governor of St. Vincent, 20th May, 1833. Reporting that slaves are very troublesome and plotting together in their resistance to the apprenticeship system. (Slaves who were freed under the Emancipation Act, were then forced to work as apprentices). From Papers Relative to Abolition of Slavery, Part II, 1833-35.

Date: 20th May 1833

Copyright: Copyright British Empire Commonwealth Mu

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