Sierra Leone - Mendi Country

This is a page from the 1840 work entitled A History of the Amistad Captives.  It depicts a map of the western part of Africa, including an area known as Sierra Leone were Mendi people lived. 

This image - depicting page 9 of the book - also provides information about the Amistad Captives.  Seen here are images (and biographical information) about Singbe and Grabeau.

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Media Credits

Image depicts page 9 from A History of the Amistad Captives:  Being a Circumstantial Account of the Capture of the Spanish Schooner Amistad, Compiled by John W. Barber. It was published, in 1840, by E.L and J.W. Barber (in New Haven, Connecticut).  

Image online, courtesy Library of Congress.



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