This week we look at the various situations of minorities in early Colonial America, the evolution from indentured servitude to outright slavery, and eventual abolition.
Show notes and links:
- Treaty of Tordesillas (en.wikipedia.org).
- Hot Air Balloons and the Montgolfier Brothers (inventors.about.com).
- This post has no title. (biography.com). Homer Plessy
- Action Comics 1 (en.wikipedia.org).
- Queen Elizabeth II coronation.
- Bacon’s Rebellion (en.wikipedia.org).
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