Sunday, December 9, 2018

Ex-Slave Angie Garrett's Christmas Memories

Angie Garrett was a slave on a boat owned by Capt Mooring running between Mobile, Alabama, and Aberdeen, Mississippi. On land, they lived in Dekalb:

"Us didn't git no presents at Christmas. Sometimes us had a cornshuckin'."

Photos & quotes of former slaves used in these blog posts come from the Slave Narratives.