Plantation Slavery

Plantation Slavery (HMR3W)

Location: Jacksonville, FL 32226 Duval County
Country: United States of America

N 30° 26.343', W 81° 26.245'

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The Many Faces of Slavery

The exploitation of enslaved people differed throughout the Americas. However, the bottom line was profit for the owner, while for the slave it was loss of freedom.

Slaves were possessions. They were viewed as a valuable commodity to be bought and sold and forced to work. Their owners determined what they did and how they were treated for their lifetimes.

...we are therefore to look for labour to that intrinsically valuable cast of People called Negro Slaves whose productive labour & cheerful obediance has in all cases been has in all cases been measured by the Justice & good treatment of their master...
Zephaniah Kingsley, 1826

A the property of another, politically and a lower level than the mass of the people, and performs compulsory labor.
H.J. Niebor, 1910
HM NumberHMR3W
Placed ByThe National Park Service
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Date Added Friday, October 24th, 2014 at 7:42pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17R E 457998 N 3367518
Decimal Degrees30.43905000, -81.43741667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 30° 26.343', W 81° 26.245'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds30° 26' 20.58" N, 81° 26' 14.70" W
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Area Code(s)904
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11677-11699 Palmetto Ave, Jacksonville FL 32226, US
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