O Say Can You See: Early Washington, D.C., Law and Family Project

This site documents the challenge to slavery and the quest for freedom in early Washington, D.C., by collecting, digitizing, making accessible, and analyzing freedom suits filed between 1800 and 1862,as well as tracing the multigenerational family networks they reveal.

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