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CHERRY: A POEM ABOUT A SLAVE SALE

CHERRY: A POEM ABOUT A SLAVE SALE

Cherry, the mother of Reverend J.W. Loguen, tireless abolitionist and contemporary of Frederick  Douglass, was kidnapped as a free child and sold into slavery in an area sixteen miles from Nashville, Tennessee. As a very young woman (teen) she was exploited by "owner"...

Find Anne C. Bailey's non-fiction book : The Weeping Time: Memory and the Largest Slave Auction in American History on Amazon.

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