Category: New York

Slavery in New York

“All men are created equal” …or are they? Although slavery was practiced in New York until it was officially abolished in 1827, it was not practiced as heavily as it was in the southern states. The main concentration of slavery…

The Women of New York

The Real Housewives of New York: 1780s edition Role of Women Not much was documented on the women in the decade of the 1780s. From various documents and texts, what is said basically generalizes the actions and daily life of…

New York: Religion

New York: Religion The state of New York’s Constitution defined a separation between church and state. This allowed for the citizens of New York to freely practice their own religion without any form of persecution or discrimination. After the Revolutionary…