Often, the results of this interplay between the ideologies of female domesticity and racism were intimate but profoundly ambivalent relationships between mistresses and slaves, which were as likely to be characterized by cooperation, mutual protection, and even genuine affection, as neglect, hostility, or brutal violence. Enslaved people, however, seized any opportunity to secure their freedom. Another intimate relationship united Thomas Wright, a prosperous landowner in Prince Edward County, Virginia, and Sylvia, one of his slaves. Slaveholding families kept meticulous records of their business transactions: buying, selling and trading people. The broadside pictured above advertised a slave auction at the St. Jefferson was a lifelong enslaver. In the colonies, status began to be defined by race and class, and whether by custom, case law or statute, freedom was limited to maintain the enterprise of slavery and ensure power.
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The renowned abolitionist and scholar Frederick Douglass used his newspapers to call for and to secure social justice. However, the limited nature of historical evidence from the slaves themselves means that Weiner's recreation of slaves' understanding of domesticity and gender relations is ultimately less persuasive and satisfying than her sensitive and nuanced analysis of the inner conflicts of mistresses. Weiner's thoughtful study of the relations between mistresses and slaves, her skillful use of their own words, and her careful explication of their behavior and beliefs about work, womanhood, and slavery before and after the Civil War, bring us much closer to understanding the historical complexities of race and gender in the nineteenth-century South. While overseers were employed on plantation sites as a means of control, slave patrols — which patrolled plantations, streets, woods and public areas — were thought to serve the larger community. There was probably more black-white sex during this period than at any other time thus far in American history. We can be sensitive to the plight of enslaved women, however, and still acknowledge that consensual sex, prompted by erotic attraction and other mysteries of the human condition, has occurrecd between subordinates and superiors in even the most barren and brutal settings. Enslaved people, however, seized any opportunity to secure their freedom.