The Early Republic II


”Letter of Cato and Petition by ‘the negroes who obtained freedom by the late act,’” in
Postscript to the Freeman’s Journal, September 21, 1781.
(Library Company of Philadelphia)


American Yawp Reader, chap. 7, “The Early Republic Reader” (click through to five Primary Source documents)

Secondary Source: Edward E. Baptist, “The Bittersweet Victory at Saint-Domingue,” Slate (August 6, 2015)

Secondary Source: Annette Gordon-Reed, “The Unsung Hemingses,” Slate (July 9, 2015)


The Early Republic I
The Market Revolution I