Slave patrols (called patrollers, pattyrollers or paddy rollers by the slaves) were organized groups of three to six white men who enforced discipline upon black slaves during the antebellum U.S. southern states. They policed the slaves on the plantations and hunted down fugitive slaves. Patrols used summary punishment against escapees, which included maiming or killing them. Beginning in 1704 in South Carolina, slave patrols were established and the idea spread throughout the southern…
No 8-year-old should live in fear for his life, with nightmares that keep him awake all night. But that is a daily occurrence for Donald Maiden Jr., known as D.J., who was playing tag outside his Dallas apartment complex when he was shot in the face by a neighbor last September. There was seemingly no reason for the attack by 46-year-old Brian Cloninger, a white man, who told police “he wanted to” when asked why he fired on the black child.
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Portrait Of An African American Man:: Josuha Johnson. JOSUHA JOHNSTON (sometimes Johnston) (c.1763 – c.1824) was an African-American painter from the Baltimore area, the son of a white man and a black slave woman. He received his freedom in 1782 and began advertising; stating himself as a portrait painter and limner as of 1796.
Sojourner Truth was born into slavery as Isabella Baumfree, in Ulster County, New York, around 1787. After escaping to freedom, she quickly rose to prominence as an advocate of abolition and women’s rights. Her most famous speech, known under the title “Ain’t I a Woman?” was delivered extemporaneously at the 1851 Ohio Women’s Rights Convention. Truth died in Battle Creek, Michigan, in 1883.
J. Dixon photograph of White Man Runs Him, a Crow which was the chief of Custer's Seventh Cavalry Indian Scouts during the Battle of Little Big Horn. After reporting to Custer the position of the enemy camp, White Man Runs Him and the other scouts were ordered to the rear of the Army lines, which saved their lives.