The New England Puritan Attitude Toward Black Slavery

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

Date

1973

GUSN

GUSN-169825

You can find this within

Description

The New England Puritan attitude toward black slavery arose from economic necessity and chronic labor shortage. To justify its introduction into the New England colonies, Puritans looked to the Hebraic precedent of the institution of slavery.

Details

Additional Identification Number

Article ID 206

Collection Code

SC001

Collection Name

Old-Time New England

Reference Code

SC001.1973.063.231.005

Abstract

The New England Puritan attitude toward black slavery arose from economic necessity and chronic labor shortage. To justify its introduction into the New England colonies, Puritans looked to the Hebraic precedent of the institution of slavery.

Date Notes

Volume 63, Number 231 (Winter, 1973)

Full Article

PDF

Record Details

Originator

Peter W. Mackinlay (Author)

Publications Referencing This Collection

(1973). Old Time New England. Boston, Mass.: Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.

Description Level

Item

Place of Publication

Boston, Mass.

Publisher

Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities

Publisher Series

Old Time New England