Presentation on american slavery .11

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<ul><li>1.WELCOME</li></ul> <p>2. Presentation onAmerican slavery Submitted by :- 1.Urvashi mishra2. Jaya sudha 3.Charul shrivastava4. Arti pandit 5.Farheen rafiqa6. Bharti katare 7. Karishma sirviyyan ( B.A1 styear, II NDsemester ) 3. Contents </p> <ul><li>Introduction slavery and its forms. </li></ul> <ul><li>Cause of slavery. </li></ul> <ul><li>Life of a slave. </li></ul> <ul><li>Abolition of slavery from United states.</li></ul> <p>4. Treatment of political prisoners under a liberal government. 5. INTRODUCTION Slavery was a unique institution in which masters and black slaves were firmly bound with each other in a patriarchal relationship. 6. Beginning of slavery in America . </p> <ul><li>Slavery began in america</li></ul> <ul><li>two hundred years before</li></ul> <ul><li>the independence.</li></ul> <ul><li>The first known slave trader</li></ul> <ul><li>was Dutchman of ware sold twenty negro slaves in Jamestown. </li></ul> <ul><li>From 16 thto 19 thcenturies 12 million Africans were shipped as slaves to American. </li></ul> <ul><li>Slavery was a contentious issue in the politics of the United States. </li></ul> <p>7. 8. Causes of slavery </p> <ul><li>The European emigrants found the climate of america hot and they employed the native and african negros to do hard work. </li></ul> <ul><li>The process of spinning industry which increased the demand of slaves to work in the cotton farms. </li></ul> <ul><li>Good quality soil for plantation of high value cash crops such as tobacco, cotton, sugar and coffee. </li></ul> <p>9. Life of a slave . </p> <ul><li>Most of the slaves worked</li></ul> <ul><li>on farms in groups. </li></ul> <ul><li>They looked after orchards, woods, and tended the cattle's. </li></ul> <ul><li>They worked on cotton farm. </li></ul> <ul><li>Old slaves who were unfit for hard work did the baby sitting. </li></ul> <ul><li>Slaves were treated as the hereditary property and their masters had the right to sell or buy them.</li></ul> <p>10. Abolition of slavery </p> <ul><li>American fought for their independence for three decades between 1763 and 1793. </li></ul> <ul><li>13 colonies declared their independence on 4 thJuly, 1776. </li></ul> <ul><li>The Northern states led an anti-slavery campaign and urged all the states to implement the declaration. </li></ul> <ul><li>The ordinance of 1787 had abolished slavery in the whole territory. </li></ul> <ul><li>Later, Abraham Lincoln pays a prominent role in eradication of slavery from America . </li></ul> <p>11. Thank you </p>