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Training in an 'art, trade, mystery, and employment': Opportunity or Exploitation of Free Black Apprentices in New Hanover County, North Carolina, 1820-1859?

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Rohrs provides an examination of free black apprentices in the antebellum south, using New Hanover County, North Carolina as a case study. He details the history and nature of free black apprenticeships before the Civil War, arguing that free black apprenticeships were not always exploitative.
North Carolina Historical Review (NoCar F251 .N892), Vol. 90 Issue 2, April 2013, p127-148, il, f