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Slave Patrols

1704–1865

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  • Title Slave Patrols
  • Coverage 1704–1865
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  • Keywords crucial mechanism of slave control in the colonial and antebellum periods of South Carolina’s history, earliest slave patrol systems were based on Barbadian models, Negro Act of 1740, system of patrols established in 1740 would last, with minor revision, until the end of the Civil War,
  • Website Name South Carolina Encyclopedia
  • Publisher University of South Carolina, Institute for Southern Studies
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  • Access Date April 13, 2021
  • Original Published Date
  • Date of Last Update May 22, 2018
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