Primary and secondary sources can provide different kinds of information about the past. In the context of slavery, Phillis Wheatley is considered the most important figure of the eighteenth century. Two accounts of her experience having been carried to America and then enslaved appear below. Read each account, and then answer the questions that follow.Reading 1
“On Being Brought from Africa to America”
’Twas mercy brought me from my Pagan land,Taught my benighted soul to...