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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_in_the_United_States

The Spanish usually baptized slaves in Africa before embarking them. As English custom then considered baptized Christians ...

www.history.com/topics/black-history/slavery

Find out more about the history of Slavery in America, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

www.gilderlehrman.org/history-by-era/slavery-and-anti-slavery/resources/facts-about-slave-trade-and-slavery

Well over 90 percent of enslaved Africans were imported into the Caribbean and South America. Only about 6 percent of African captives were sent directly to ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/african-americans-many-rivers-to-cross/history/how-many-slaves-landed-in-the-us

Only a tiny percentage of the 12.5 million Africans shipped to the New World landed in North America.

www.nationalgeographic.org/interactive/slavery-united-states

Slavery in what became the United States probably began with the arrival of "20 and odd" enslaved Africans to the British colony of Jamestown, Virginia, in 1619.

www.pbs.org/wnet/slavery/experience/education/history.html

Folktales were not the only form of cultural expression African slaves brought to America. Archaeological finds dated from the sixteenth through the eighteenth ...

www.rawstory.com/2014/10/four-myths-about-slavery-in-the-us

Oct 21, 2014 ... They think the majority of African slaves came to the American colonies, but they didn't. They talk about 400 hundred years of slavery, but it ...

nmaahc.si.edu/slavery-and-freedom

This exhibition explores the complex story of slavery and freedom which rests at the core of our nation's shared history. The exhibition begins in 15th century ...

www.history.org/almanack/people/african/aaintro.cfm

Colonial Williamsburg - Experience life in the 18th century at America's largest ... Since the cultivation of tobacco was extremely labor-intensive, African slave ...

www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/history/2015/09/slavery_myths_seven_lies_half_truths_and_irrelevancies_people_trot_out_about.html

Sep 29, 2015 ... A certain resistance to discussion about the toll of American slavery isn't ... If we' re talking about slavery as it was practiced on Africans in the ...