Using a Tumblr account, each student will create an archive of at least 6 primary sources related to their subtopic. Each document will be accompanied by a brief, 100-150 word description.

Middle Passage
Racial Ideology
Slave Life
Slave Resistance
Women and Gender

Links for sources:


Documenting the American South (UNC-Chapel Hill)


Voyages Transatlantic Slave Trade Database (Emory)


Samuel May Collection (Cornell)


Library of Congress


The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas (UVA)


United States National Archives


Gilder Lehrman Institute


Biblioteca Virtual Nacional of the National Library of Portugal


ARTstor (Harvard)


Slavery, Abolition, and Social Justice


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