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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/Abolition_of_slavery_timeline

The abolition of slavery occurred at different times in different countries. It frequently occurred sequentially in more than one stage - for example, as abolition of ...

www.pbs.org/wnet/slavery/timeline

choose a date. America and slavery developed side by side; their shared history was defined by edicts and. email this page to a friend · About the Series · K-12 ...

www.mtholyoke.edu/~kmporter/slaverytimeline.htm

The practice of slavery becomes a legally recognized institution in British America. Colonial assemblies begin to enact laws known as slave codes, which restrict ...

www.infoplease.com/timelines/history-slavery-america

Follow the timeline to learn more about the history of slavery in the United States, including the arrival of the first African slaves to America, the federal ...

sharondraper.com/timeline.pdf

TIMELINE OF SLAVERY IN AMERICA 1501-1865. 1501. African Slaves in the New World Spanish settlers bring slaves from Africa to Santo. Domingo (now the  ...

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

Browse through an interactive timeline of America's "peculiar institution." ... Slavery in what became the United States probably began with the arrival of "20 and ...

www.ushistory.org/more/timeline.htm

Portuguese negotiate the first slave trade agreement that also includes gold and ivory. By the end of the 19th Century, because of the slave trade, five times as ...

www.brycchancarey.com/slavery/chrono3.htm

Jul 24, 2013 ... Slavery Timeline 1501-1600: a detailed chronology of slavery, abolition, and emancipation in the sixteenth century.

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

Slavery's Roots: War and Economic Domination ..... Many historical timeline entries are adapted from New Slavery: A Reference Handbook by Kevin Bales, ...