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In 1829 the African-American population of Delaware was comprised of 15,855 free negroes, and 3,292 slaves. The laws of the State of Delaware for this period reflect the morality of the time. Listed below are the laws of the State of Delaware in the year 1829 regarding the Negro and Mulatto populations.

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