Wednesday, October 21, 2020 | 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
THE INSTITUTION OF SLAVERY-PART 2: COLONIAL DEMAND THROUGH ABOLITION
Instructor: Rich Thomas
Learn how the changing economy in the Southeastern American Colonies drove the development of the English trade in African slaves. Examine the impacts of Triangular Trade and the management and treatment of slaves on Southern Plantations. Explore the rise of the Abolitionist Movement and the path to Emancipation with special focus on the influence of events on Hilton Head Island and the Port Royal Sound area in the early 1860s.