Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
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Between 1621 and 1712, Dutch and English colonists imported African slaves to present-day New York to help create a profitable colony. This thesis explores why the Dutch created a society with slavery and how the English transformed New York into a slave society during this period.
Hendrickson, Sarah E., "From Half-Free to Property: The Evolution of Slavery in Dutch New Netherland and English New York, 1621-1712" (2021). CUNY Academic Works.