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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 ...

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.historyworld.net/wrldhis/PlainTextHistories.asp?historyid=ac41

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.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 ...

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

Browse through an interactive timeline of America's "peculiar institution."

newint.org/features/2001/08/05/history

Aug 5, 2001 ... Photo: Anti-slavery International. A brief history of Slavery. Origins Slavery began with civilization. For hunter-gatherers slaves would have been ...

realhistoryww.com/world_history/ancient/Misc/True_Negros/Assorted/The_History_of_Slavery.htm

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 ...

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Nov 5, 2011 ... Slavery in the United States began soon after English colonists first settled Virginia in 1607 and lasted as a legal institution until the passage of ...