University of North Carolina Press
Forging New Ground in Antebellum Charleston
Sophie Mauncaut, once enslaved in French Saint Domingue, arrived in South Carolina with her owner, Josephine Catreuille. Toward the end of her life, Catreulle freed Mauncaut. That was not uncommon, since slaveholding women tended to liberate fa....
Egerton, Douglas R.
"Forging Freedom: Black Women and the Pursuit of Liberty in Antebellum Charleston.,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 14
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/cwbr/vol14/iss3/7