In addition to the required reading, you may wish to explore the following resources on Harriet Jacobs (1813-1897):
Websites and Other Resources:
A photograph of the home in which Jacobs was enslaved
(Source: Harriet Jacobs Blog)
- An informative but curiously complimentary biography of Harriet Jacobs’ owner.
- Harriet Jacobs webpage from the Mount Auburn Cemetery in Boston, MA
- Informative blopost depicting the Edenton, NC locations where some of the events in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl took place