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Amistad Voyages - Routes of Travel for Amistad Captives

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When the Amistad captives originally left Africa, they were transported to the "New World" aboard the Tecora.  Later, after they were freed by the United States Supreme Court, they returned to their homelands aboard The Gentleman.  This map depicts their routes of travel.

 


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Image online via University of Missouri at Kansas City.  PD

 

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