Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database

Comprises records from 35,000 slaving expeditions between 1514 and 1866 from archives and libraries throughout the Atlantic world. Provides information about vessels, enslaved peoples, slave traders and owners, and trading routes. Users can search for information about a particular voyage or group of voyages. The website provides full interactive capability to analyze the data and report results in the form of statistical tables, graphs, maps, or on a timeline.
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Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database