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Dave's Neckliss

"Dave's Neckliss"
Atlantic Monthly, LXIV (October, 1889), 500-508.

One of Chesnutt's most disturbing tales, "Dave's Neckliss" is a story of a man destroyed by the mistakes, lies, carelessness, and brutality of slavery.

Click here for the etext of Dave's Neckliss taken from The University of Virginia's etext center.