Key Term- Basics on Slavery

Planters
Men who owned 20 or more slaves, they were also plantation owners
1 of 6
Plantations
Large farms or estates where crops are grown on a large scale (usually for profit)
2 of 6
Institution of Slavery
One human having absolute control over another, belief of inferiority
3 of 6
Slave Codes
Laws of which each US state, or colony enacted which defied the status of slaves and the rights of masters
4 of 6
Peculiar Institution
An euphemism for slavery and the economic ramifications of it in the America
5 of 6
Sectionalism
The distinct differences between the Northern and Southern states in attitudes, customs and cultural activities
6 of 6

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

Large farms or estates where crops are grown on a large scale (usually for profit)

Back

Plantations

Card 3

Front

One human having absolute control over another, belief of inferiority

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

Laws of which each US state, or colony enacted which defied the status of slaves and the rights of masters

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

An euphemism for slavery and the economic ramifications of it in the America

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar History resources:

See all History resources »See all America- 18th and 19th century resources »