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capturenarratives.pdfMARTHA KING, enslaved in Virginia & AlabamaTHE HORRORS OF BEING CAPTUREDMy grandmother was captured in Africa when she was a little girl. A big boat was down at the edge of a bay an’ the people was all excited about it an’ some of the bravest went up purty close to look at it. The men on the boat told them to come on board and they could have the pretty red handkerchiefs, red and blue beads and big rings. A lot of them went on board and the ship sailed away with them. My grandmother never saw any of her folks again
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Evidence 6: Harriet Jacobs was sexually abused and abused on a daily basishttp://t/article/Her-tale-was-brutal-sexual-No-one-believed-a-2747114.phpHarriet Jacobs in “"Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl”THE MISTREATMENT THEY WENT THROUGHThe brutalization of black girls and women by white slave-masters, who justified their dehumanizing treatment by viewing them as "sexual savages," was a daily fact of life under slavery. Stripped, beaten, raped and forced to "breed" more slaves, black women suffered a double burden of slavery because of their sexual vulnerability.
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Evidence 7: Fredrick Douglass made his way to freedom and influenced others\http://rground_railroad.phpUnderground railroad: A path to freedomHOW SLAVES STAYED HOPEFULFrederick Douglass was another fugitive slave who escaped slavery. He escaped not on the Underground Railroad, but on a real train. He disguised himself as a sailor, but this was not enough. He
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