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date: 01 April 2020

Laws and Legislationlocked

  • Paul Finkelman


[This entry contains two subentries dealing with laws and legislation from 1830 to 1895 The first article provides a discussion of the topic up to the beginning of the Civil War in 1861 while the second article discusses laws and legislation during the war and after especially focusing on ...

A version of this article originally appeared in The Encyclopedia of African American History, 1619–1895.

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