The Johns Hopkins University Press
Slavery in an American CityWomen and men who eked out an existence—the laboring poor whose work was short term, menial, and hard and whose lives often remain hidden from the historical record—come into sharp relief in the aptly named Scraping By. In his new work, Seth Rockman imm....
Kennedy, Cynthia M.
"Scraping By: Wage Labor, Slavery, and Survival in Early Baltimore,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 11
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol11/iss3/16