A case before the circuit court in Hartford, Connecticut, was filed in September
1839, charging the Africans with mutiny and murder on La Amistad. The court ...
(July 2, 1839), slave rebellion that took place on the slave ship Amistad near the
coast of Cuba and had important political and legal repercussions in the ...
Amistad Mutiny. In 1839 a group of Africans were kidnapped from their homeland
and transported to Cuba as slaves. While being transported from one port in ...
An 1839 mutiny aboard the Spanish ship, Amistad, in Cuban waters raised basic
questions about freedom and slavery in the United States.
Oct 23, 2008 ... The Amistad Mutiny occurred off the northern coast of Cuba in July 1839. The
Spanish Schooner La Amistad was seized by African captives not ...
On this day in History, Mutiny on the Amistad slave ship on Jul 02, 1839. Learn
more about what happened today on History.
The Amistad revolt. In January 1839, 53 African natives were kidnapped from
eastern Africa and sold into the Spanish slave trade. They were then placed ...
Amistad Mutiny. In 1839 Jose Ruiz purchased 49 slaves in Havana, Cuba. With
his friend, Pedro Montez, who had acquired four new slaves, Ruiz hired Ramon ...
Jul 1, 2015 ... At around 4:00am on 2nd July, 1839, Joseph Clinque led a slave mutiny on the
Spanish schooner Amistad. The event became the basis for ...
The Amistad Mutiny. A Portuguese slaver purchased Africans in West Africa.
Transported to the Caribbean, the captives found themselves in the hands of