Legislation. Confederate States of America. Congress. Twenty Negro Law (1862)

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Legislation. Confederate States of America. Congress. Twenty Negro Law (1862)

Enacted in 1862 by the Confederate States of America Congress, the Twenty Negro Law exempted one white male from Confederate military service for every twenty enslaved people. (Wikipedia)

Legislation. Confederate States of America. Congress. Twenty Negro Law (1862)