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Timeline: Slavery
1619: At Jamestown, Virginia, approximately 20 captive Africans are sold into slavery in the British North American colonies.
1612: The first commercial tobacco crop is raised in Jamestown, Virginia.
1636: Colonial North America's slave trade begins when the first American slave carrier, Desire, is built and launched in Massachusetts.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_slavery

The history of slavery spans many cultures, nationalities, and religions from ancient times to the present day. However the social, economic, and legal positions ...

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

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HISTORY OF SLAVERY including An evil of civilization, Slaves in Babylon, Slaves in Greece, Slaves in Rome, Slaves in the Middle Ages, Portuguese 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 ... While working on our Slate Academy podcast, The History of American Slavery, we encountered many types of slavery denial—frequently ...

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

A History of Slavery in the United States. Browse through a timeline of America's ' peculiar institution'. Error: Unable to read your Google Spreadsheet. Make sure ...

www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/disp_textbook.cfm?smtID=2&psid=3027

Slavery dates back to prehistoric times and was apparently modeled on the domestication of animals. From the earliest periods of recorded history, slavery was ...

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Click here for the History of Slavery from a North American and European perspective ... Slavery in ancient cultures was known to occur in civilizations as old as ...

www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~arihuang/academic/abg/slavery/history.html

First Slaves. White Lion. In 1619, a Dutch ship, the White Lion, captured 20 enslaved Africans in a battle with a Spanish ship. They landed at Jamestown, Virginia ...

www.freetheslaves.net/about-slavery/slavery-in-history

Slavery's Roots: War and Economic Domination. 6800 B.C. The world's first city- state emerges in Mesopotamia. Land ownership and the early stages of ...