David Walker’s Appeal and Thomas Jefferson On African Race Study questions:
Answer the questions giving citing the text to support your answers.
Thomas Jefferson’s On Slavery: Proposed Revision of Constitution of Virginia (From Notes on Virginia)
What mixed messages about Blacks and slavery did you find in Jefferson’s words?
How could have some of the things that he said about Black people been used to justify their enslavement?
What main concerns did he have with doing away with slavery and sending Blacks off to live on their own?
What main concerns did he have with keeping the institution of slavery?