History 100 LEcture 7 slavery in the carolinas.docx

History 100 LEcture 7 slavery in the carolinas.docx -...

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Lecture 7 Rice and Slavery in the Carolinas The Carolinas were established nearly thirty years after Maryland, however, they developed in much the same way. Eight “Proprietors” were granted land grants that gave them almost kingly powers from Charles II, and they used those powers the same way that Lord Baltimore did. Slavery developed in the Carolinas as well, but its nature was much different than that of Virginia and Maryland with the development of a “Task System” of slave labor. This gave the slaves a small amount of autonomy over their time, but conditions remained harsh, and disease and exhaustion took their toll on the slave population. Terms  Yeoman Farmers- raised what they could to support their family  Tennant Farmers- farmers who would farm on a bigger market then the Yeoman  Landed Gentry- those who had enough wealth to buy slaves and not work, had tons of land, ran the
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

What students are saying

  • Left Quote Icon

    As a current student on this bumpy collegiate pathway, I stumbled upon Course Hero, where I can find study resources for nearly all my courses, get online help from tutors 24/7, and even share my old projects, papers, and lecture notes with other students.

    Student Picture

    Kiran Temple University Fox School of Business ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    I cannot even describe how much Course Hero helped me this summer. It’s truly become something I can always rely on and help me. In the end, I was not only able to survive summer classes, but I was able to thrive thanks to Course Hero.

    Student Picture

    Dana University of Pennsylvania ‘17, Course Hero Intern

  • Left Quote Icon

    The ability to access any university’s resources through Course Hero proved invaluable in my case. I was behind on Tulane coursework and actually used UCLA’s materials to help me move forward and get everything together on time.

    Student Picture

    Jill Tulane University ‘16, Course Hero Intern