This place is where the main character was born.
Franklin County, Virginia
This place is where the main character spent his years as a slave.
Malden, West Virginia
The economy of this place, where the main character's stepfather sends for the family, is based around salt production and coalmines.
Hampton Normal and Agricultural Institute
This place is where the main character attends school, graduates with honors, and returns to teach.
This place is where the main character works during his first summer vacation from the school he attends.
Ku Klux Klan
This society suppresses any political activity by blacks.
This is the place where the main character was called to take charge of a "normal school" for black children of the area.
The Black Belt
This is a place with rich, dark soil where slave...
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