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The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA

Spirit of Our Ancestors

by Natalie S. Robertson

  • 330 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Praeger Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa - General,
  • Social Science / Ethnic Studies,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • United States - 19th Century,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • 19th century,
  • Alabama,
  • Biography,
  • History,
  • Slaves,
  • West Africans,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10289919M
    ISBN 100275994910
    ISBN 109780275994914
    OCLC/WorldCa177023675

    Clotilda. (slave ship) The schooner Clotilda (often misspelled Clotilde) was the last known U.S. slave ship to bring captives from Africa to the United States, arriving at Mobile Bay in autumn or July 9, , with – slaves. The ship was a two-masted . “They resolved they would build their Africa in America,” said Robertson, who wrote the book “The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA; Spirit of Our Ancestors.” She will speak at the gathering of descendants.

    “They resolved they would build their Africa in America,” said Robertson, who wrote the book “The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA; Spirit of Our Ancestors.” She.   Robertson is the author of "The Slave Ship CLOTILDA and the Making of AfricaTown, USA". She joined us on Studio10 to talk about her novel, research and incite into our history.

    Cudjoe Kazoola Lewis (c. – J ), born Oluale Kossola, and also known as Cudjo Lewis, was the third to last known survivor of the Atlantic slave trade between Africa and the United States. Together with other African captives, he was brought illegally to the United States on board the ship Clotilda in The captives were landed in backwaters of the Mobile River near. "They resolved they would build their Africa in America," said Robertson, who wrote the book "The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA; Spirit of Our Ancestors." She will.


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"The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA" is the only well-documented work of serious nonfiction that chronicles the transatlantic smuggling expedition of the slaver Clotilda during the slave trade's illegal period, dramatizing the plight of her captives from the point of capture in the West African interior to the point of disembarkation in Mobile, Alabama inand tracing the specific.

The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA is the only well-documented work of serious nonfiction that chronicles the transatlantic smuggling expedition of the slaver Clotilda during the slave trade's illegal period, dramatizing the plight of her captives from the point of capture in the West African interior to the point of disembarkation in Mobile, Alabama in.

Dreams of Africa in Alabama: The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Story of the Last Africans Brought to America 1st Edition. Dreams of Africa in Alabama: The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Story of the Last Africans Brought to America. 1st by: More than people have come together for the first gathering of the descendants of the Clotilda, the last slave ship to bring African captives to U.S.

shores in July   A mural of the Clotilda adorns a concrete embankment in Africatown, a community near Mobile founded by Africans illegally transported to Alabama aboard the slave ship. Buy a cheap copy of The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making book by Natalie S.

Robertson. Debates on reparations for slavery have emerged on national and international levels. However, much of the discourse centers on the legitimate slave trade. Few Free shipping over $   Given this systematic erasure, the story of the Clotilda, the last slave ship to reach the U.S., occupies a profoundly unique place in the history of the transatlantic slave trade.

There were. The schooner Clotilda (often misspelled Clotilde) was the last known U.S. slave ship to bring captives from Africa to the United States, arriving at Mobile Bay in autumn or July 9,with – slaves.

The ship was a two-masted schooner, 86 feet (26 m) long with a beam of 23 ft ( m). The importation of slaves into the United States had been banned by Congress through the Act Sail plan: Schooner.

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The slave ship Clotilda and the making of AfricaTown, USA: spirit of our ancestors / Natalie S. Robertson. Format Book Published Westport, Conn.: Praeger, Description xiv, p.: ill. ; 25 cm. Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. []) and index. Contents.

Preulude to peril. The ‘Clotilda,’ the Last Known Slave Ship to Arrive in the U.S., Is Found The discovery carries intense personal meaning for an Alabama community of descendants of the ship’s survivorsAuthor: Allison Keyes. HAMPTON, Va. (Ap ) – Join author Dr.

Natalie Robertson for a book signing and discussion about her novel, “The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA,” Saturday, Apfrom p.m. – p.m., at the Hampton University Museum. “We are so proud of Dr. Natalie Robertson’s success with the completion of her book. The keynote speaker at the festival, Natalie Robertson, is the author of The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of Africatown USA.

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The slave ship Clotilda and the making of AfricaTown, USA: spirit of our ancestors. [Natalie S Robertson] -- Shows how African captives endured capture, imprisonment, the middle passage, and slavery in America only to persevere and .The Slave Ship Clotilda and the Making of AfricaTown, USA is the only well-documented work of serious nonfiction that chronicles the transatlantic smuggling expedition of the slaver Clotilda during the slave trade's illegal period, dramatizing the plight of her captives from the point of capture in the West African interior to the point of.

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