Charley the Slave Boy...

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Charley the Slave Boy...

Postby jmp31 » Sun May 19, 2013 2:41 pm

Did anyone else wonder about the photo on the cover of American Kid? I did and googled it. Discovered that there were a lot of children in the south who appeared white but were considered slaves because of the 1% rule. Here's one of many articles on the subject:
http://trilogy.brynmawr.edu/speccoll/qu ... slaves.php
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