Slave Ship

Eli Whitney Museum

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Two hundred years ago, congress outlawed American ships’ transporting slaves. Slave trading did not stop. Even Connecticut’s ports were linked to this deadly commerce. Construct a slave ship printed with a powerful image that helped overturn this abuse. Learn the math and maps and misery of this trade.

Slave Ship

Slave Ship

Slave Ship 2

Slave Ship 2


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