Browse By Migrations Geography Timeline Source Materials Education Materials Search
Traders and Trade
< Capture and EnslavementTraders and TradeThe Middle Passage >
Image GalleryNext ImageLast Image
view larger imageview larger image request a copy request a copy

The New York Public Library, Humanities and Social Sciences Library, General Research Division

Thomas Astley, ed., A New General Collection of Voyages and Travels, vol. III (London: Printed for T. Astley, 1746)


This early view of the kingdom of Whydah, in present-day Benin, shows the French and English forts as well as the tents on the beach from which the European dealers conducted their respective trades in captives.

Show indexing information
Image GalleryNext ImageLast Image
Home About Glossary The New York Public Library
Privacy Policy | Rules & Regulations | Using the Internet | Website Terms & Conditions

© The New York Public Library, 2005.