HIST 211: Forced Servitude at a Southern Plantation

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This course will examine slavery and, European indentured servitude in Maryland from 1745-1864. Issues associated with the common misunderstandings regarding enslavement and indentured servitude in Maryland will be addressed. Various Maryland venues will be studied with regard to the topic to include Hampton National Historic Site in Towson. Matters relating to how the National Park Service, interprets m  sensitive and sometimes controversial subject, matters at public historic sites will be addressed as well.  A one day mandatory field trip is associated with the course.