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History 1301 Paper

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    Primary and S

    econdary Source Assignment

    In order to complete this assignment you must read the following:

    1)

    J.H. Hammond’s Instructions to His Overseer

    2)

    Lizzie Williams Looks Back on the Days of Slavery

    3)

    Eugene D. Genovese,

    Paternalism and Class Relations in the Old South

    When you have finished your reading, please

    answer the following questions in paragraph form. The answer

    to each question should be written separately (not as a unified paper) and

    THE ANSWER TO EACH QUESTION

    MUST BE A MINIMUM OF 1 FULL PAGE TYPED WITH A 12pt TIMES NEW ROMAN FONT

    OR 11pt CALIBRI

    FONT

    DOUBLE SPACED USING STANDARD MARGINS.

    DO NOT

    write as a unified paper, but submit the assignment as a single document. Each question should start

    on a new page. Y

    ou will not be allowed in class if this assignment is not completed.

    1.

    Briefly describe the contents of

    a.

    J. H. Hammond’s Instructions to His Overseer

    b.

    Lizzie Williams Looks Back on the Days of Slavery

    2.

    Using the secondary source

    Paternalism and Class Relatio

    ns in the Old South

    and your textbook, briefly

    explain the background in which the primary sources were written.

    3.

    Pretend that you are a foreign traveler in the American South in the mid

    1800s. You have visited

    several plantations and farms and spoken t

    o landowners, overseers, and slaves. Write a letter to one

    of your relatives back home and describe what life is like in the South of the United States. Remember

    that in order to do this, you must include information from the three sources and your textb

    ook. Mak

    e

    sure that all your information is historically accurate!

    YOU NEED TO SUBMIT THIS ASSIGNMENT INTO THE APPROPRIATE

    DROPBOX BEFORE

    THE

    DAY

    AND TIME

    THAT IT’S DUE.

    YOUR ASSIGNMENT NEEDS TO HAVE A SIMILARITY RATING OF 15% OR LOWER. IF IT IS OVER

    15%

    AND IT IS NOT DUE TO QUOTATIONS FROM THE READINGS OR TEXTBOOK, I WILL NOT

    GRADE IT

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