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Slavery in Louisiana
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Chattel Slavery was introduced to Louissiana by the French
2000 slaves were taken to Lousiana from Afrcica
Spanish Rule is reinstated which bans slaves from being trade an allows them to buy their freedom and the freedom of others.
US takes over Louisiana. They ban all importation of slaves from 1807-1808
The largest slave revolt occurs in early 1811, 30 miles outside of New Orleans. The slaves were rebelling over the brutal working conditions at the sugar plantations.
Slavery is officially abolished by the state constitution.
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