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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.

History of slavery - Wikipedia

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The history of slavery spans nearly every culture, nationality, and religion and from ancient times to the present day. However the social, economic, and legal ...

Slavery in America - Black History - HISTORY.com

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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 ...

history of slavery - HistoryWorld

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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  ...

A History of Slavery in the United States - National Geographic Society

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Use this timeline for an overview of key incidents that influenced the development of, resistance to, and escape from slavery—America's “peculiar institution.”.

The History of Slavery - Realhistoryww

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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 ...

History of Slavery

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In Colonial America, indentured slaves did not only consist of Africans, but a large majority of them were Irish, Scottish, English, and Germans, who were brought ...

The Origins of Slavery | The Gilder Lehrman Institute of American ...

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A forced migration from Africa—the transatlantic slave trade—carried black people to ... New York in 1750, a fore-edge painting on History of the University and ...

A Brief History Of Slavery -- New Internationalist

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

Slavery in the Ancient, Medieval, and Early Modern ... - Digital History

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