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Slave Narrative of Millie Sampson

Person Interviewed: Millie Sampson
Location: Dade County, Florida

Millie Sampson, 182 W. 14th St. Miami, Florida, was born in Manning, S.C. only three years ‘bfo’ Peace”.

“My mother and father were born on the same plantation and I di’n’t have nothin’ to do ‘sept play with the white children and have plenty to eat. My mother and father were field han’s. I learned to talk from the white children.”


MLA Source Citation:

Federal Writers' Project. WPA Slave Narratives. Web. 2007. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 30 April 2016.
https://www.accessgenealogy.com/black-genealogy/slave-narrative-millie-sampson.htm
- Last updated on Jun 20th, 2012

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