Captive Africans Boarding Slave Ships, 1844

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This record was last updated on 22 May 2012

Image Reference

James Walvin, Slavery and the Slave Trade (Univ. Press of Mississippi, 1983), p. 53; original source not identified.

Smaller boats take captives to waiting ocean going vessels. Walvin's caption, "a slaver taking in negroes, 1844".