Another Man’s Property

Published:December 21, 2017 by Brendan Wolfe

In Season 2, Episode 3, of Not Even Past, host Brendan Wolfe marvels at Anthony Johnson, a slaveholder on the Eastern Shore who, earlier in life, had been known only as “Antonio a Negro.”

IMAGE: Iron wrist shackles that date to the seventeenth or eighteenth century (Virginia Historical Society)