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1  This garden was not the least source of trouble on the plantation.
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2  He was continued in his station as overseer upon the home plantation.
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3  They lived in one house, upon the home plantation of Colonel Edward Lloyd.
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4  I spent two years of childhood on this plantation in my old master's family.
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5  The home plantation of Colonel Lloyd wore the appearance of a country village.
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6  The names of the farms nearest to the home plantation were Wye Town and New Design.
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7  A thrill of horror flashed through every soul upon the plantation, excepting Mr. Gore.
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8  I had therefore been, until now, out of the way of the bloody scenes that often occurred on the plantation.
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9  The plantation is about twelve miles north of Easton, in Talbot county, and is situated on the border of Miles River.
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10  As to my own treatment while I lived on Colonel Lloyd's plantation, it was very similar to that of the other slave children.
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11  I had always lived with my grandmother on the outskirts of the plantation, where she was put to raise the children of the younger women.
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12  Colonel Lloyd kept from three to four hundred slaves on his home plantation, and owned a large number more on the neighboring farms belonging to him.
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13  The overseers of these, and all the rest of the farms, numbering over twenty, received advice and direction from the managers of the home plantation.
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14  The shoemaking and mending, the blacksmithing, cartwrighting, coopering, weaving, and grain-grinding, were all performed by the slaves on the home plantation.
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15  These were esteemed very highly by the other slaves, and looked upon as the privileged ones of the plantation; for it was no small affair, in the eyes of the slaves, to be allowed to see Baltimore.
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16  Whilst I am detailing bloody deeds which took place during my stay on Colonel Lloyd's plantation, I will briefly narrate another, which occurred about the same time as the murder of Demby by Mr. Gore.
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17  It was here that I witnessed the bloody transaction recorded in the first chapter; and as I received my first impressions of slavery on this plantation, I will give some description of it, and of slavery as it there existed.
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