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Long-lost Identities of Slaves Uncovered in Old Virginia Papers

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Jean Powers
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A new website, "Unknown No Longer: A Database of Virginia Slave Names," the first online resource to list slaves' names across all of slaveholding Virginia, has revealed the identities of 3,200 slaves from unpublished private documents.

Posted by Jean Powers at 02/16/2012 01:05:00 PM | 

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