Go Down, Moses, 245 (Event)

Page Number: 
245
Order within Page: 
2
First 8-10 words of event: 
And Grandfather did own the land nevertheless
Page Event Ends: 
245
Era: 
Pre-Removal (-1830)
Characters Present: 
Narrative Status: 
Hypothesized
Date: 
Tuesday, January 1, 1619 to Thursday, December 31, 1835
Summary: 

Ike locates his grandfather's ownership of the land in a historical context that includes the importation of the first slaves into Virginia to the displacement of the Indians from Mississippi. He sees this story as both "accursed" and "tainted" and providential (245).

Chronological Order: 
5.00
Indeterminate Date Range: 
Keywords: 
Human_History, Slavery, Indian_Removal, Ownership, Providence, Curse
Cultural Issues:

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