Irish american slaves

Explore the lesser-known history of Irish Americans who were enslaved in early America. Learn about their struggles, contributions, and the legacy they left behind.
Triangular trade | economics | Britannica Africa, Nigeria Africa, Africa News, African, West Africa, Political Prisoners, News Latest, American, America

Triangular trade, three-legged economic model and trade route that was predicated on the transatlantic trade of enslaved people. It flourished from roughly the early 16th century to the mid-19th century during the era of Western colonialism. The three markets among which the trade was conducted

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Wilson, Charley, Rebecca & Rosa 1863.  The 3 children are of mixed race ancestry. Historic Photographs Of "White" Slaves

In 1863 and 1864, eight former slaves toured the northern states to raise money for impoverished African-American schools in New Orleans; four children with mixed-race ancestry and pale complexions were deliberately included to evoke sympathy from white northerners. Photographs of Charles Taylor, Rebecca Huger, Rosina Downs, and Augusta Broujey were mass-produced and sold as part of the campaign.

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