Made repeated back to the South to help other slaves espace, the Underground Railroad
Each slave had a daily or weekly quota of tasks to complete
Thomas J. Stonewall Jackson
Christian gentlemen, firce in a righteous war but a sworn opponent of strong drink, the gaming table and the duel
Southern Code of Honor
Honor defined as an extraordinary sensitivity to one's reputation, a belief that one's self-esteem depends on the judgement of others.
Virginia emancipation legislation in 1831-1832
The Old South and Slavery, 1830-1860