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Portuguese slave trading fort known as Elmina

The Portuguese slave trading fort at Elmina off the West Coast of Africa may have played a role in the capture and transport of the first Africans known to arrive in Virginia. This image was originally published by Dutch mapmakers of the period. Courtesy of the JAMESTOWN-YORKTOWN EDUCATIONAL TRUST
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