Transatlantic Slave Trade

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Voyages: The Transatlantic Slave Trade Database

Emory University, 2013

"The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database has information on almost 36,000 slaving voyages that forcibly embarked over 10 million Africans for transport to the Americas between the sixteenth and nineteenth centuries."

Slave Societies Digital Archive

Vanderbilt University, 2018

"This Digital Archive currently holds 500,000 unique images, dating from the 16th to the 20th centuries, and documents the history of between 6 and 8 million individuals. On this website you will find areas dedicated to Angola, Benin, Brazil, Cape Verde, Colombia, Cuba, and Spanish Florida."

The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record

Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and University of Virginia, 2015 

The Start of the Transatlantic Slave Trade

Lowcountry Digital History Initiative, 2016

Slavery and Spanish Colonization

Digital History, 2019

Transatlantic Slave Trade 

Slavery and Remembrance, 2019

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