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by librarianhelen
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Research Specialties - Slavery, the Slave Trade
Topic: Slavery... Five useful links for research
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Re: Slavery... Five useful links for research

Please add any useful links you are aware of and any comments that spring to mind.
by librarianhelen
Tue Jun 26, 2018 2:38 am
Forum: Research Specialties - Slavery, the Slave Trade
Topic: Slavery... Five useful links for research
Replies: 1
Views: 108

Slavery... Five useful links for research

The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database is a freely available resource that lets visitors search through and analyze information on nearly 36,000 slave voyages that occurred between 1514 and 1866. http://www.slavevoyages.org/ You can search 3 databases at the link above... Voyages, Estimates of the...
by librarianhelen
Mon Jun 25, 2018 2:15 am
Forum: Useful Links
Topic: Barbados Blog
Replies: 5
Views: 236

Re: Barbados Blog

That would be really nice, should we put all the slave sites like the legacies one together? Just an idea. Have been researching on ancestry and on the internet since 2008 and earlier, was a London Borough of Camden librarian for 28 years so will be careful. Love your site and all your obviously har...
by librarianhelen
Mon Jun 25, 2018 12:41 am
Forum: Useful Links
Topic: Barbados Blog
Replies: 5
Views: 236

Re: Barbados Blog/Digital Slave Voyages Archive

Thanks for this, I should explain that when researching a family I like to include information about where people lived and pictures that can flesh out the understanding of the ancestors' lives and occupations such as sugar growers in the Caribbean or oil workers and refineries, but I do take your p...
by librarianhelen
Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:15 am
Forum: Useful Links
Topic: Barbados Blog
Replies: 5
Views: 236

Barbados Blog

"All things Barbados" such as heritage, folklore, food, an interesting wordpress blog. It can be found at
https://www.bajanthings.com/website/
I am new on this site and hopefully I will be forgiven for any errors of context.
Best wishes to all
librarianhelen

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