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Bristol & transatlantic slavery

City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.

Bristol & transatlantic slavery

catalogue of the exhibition A Respectable Trade? Bristol & Transatlantic Slavery at the City Museum & Art Gallery, Bristol 6 March - 2 September 1999, with additional material

by City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery.

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Published by Bristol Museums & Art Gallery in Bristol .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • City of Bristol Museum and Art Gallery -- Exhibitions.,
  • Slave trade -- England -- Bristol -- History -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Slaves -- England -- Bristol -- History -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.,
  • Bristol (England) -- History -- 18th century -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesBristo and transatlantic slavery
    Statement[edited by Madge Dresser and Sue Giles].
    GenreExhibitions.
    ContributionsDresser, Madge., Giles, Sue.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT1164.B74 B73 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. :
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21493106M
    ISBN 100900199466
    OCLC/WorldCa46393045


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London: Yale University Press. Gallery: Barclay, A. The Transatlantic Slave Trade lasted a relatively short time in Bristol’s history as a trading port, but the impact it had on the city in the 18th century remains evident today. Students will: Investigate historic objects and other evidence to explore contemporary attitudes and opinions towards the slave trade.

“The evidence shows that Bristol’s urban renaissance was exceptionally reliant on the exploitation and dislocation of African labour,” writes Dresser in her book Slavery Obscured. I’m a. Published to coincide with the bicentenary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act, this is an important volume of international significance, drawing together contributions from some of the leading scholars in the field and edited by a team headed by the internationally acclaimed historian David Richardson.

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The Transatlantic Slave Trade had a rapid and devastating impact on Africa. Unlike slavery in some traditional African societies, where slaves were.

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) How does a contemporary society restore to its public memory such a momentous event as its own participation in transatlantic slavery, especially when that event has been virtually unrecognized in public account for nearly two hundred years?.

Pero is a symbol of the millions of men, women and children taken from their homes in Africa to the Americas as the central commodity in the transatlantic slave trade. Their toil in the North American and Caribbean plantations made people like Pinney rich, and by the time Pero came to Bristol in the s, the city had become wealthy on the.Marcus Miller, Spokesperson “The story of slavery tells us that we can overcome.

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