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A Broader Footprint: Slavery and Slaveholding Households in Antebellum Piedmont North Carolina


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Fountain evaluates the footprint and impact of slavery within communities by focusing on slaveholding families. The author analyses demographic and economic components of slave-owning households, rather than individual slaveholders, in Alamance, Orange, and Wake.
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22718