Web Sites Containing Substantive Information on Slavery and Slave Trades:

Atlantic Ocean with Bordering Continental Areas, 1680, Image Reference AO12, as shown on www.slaveryimages.org, sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and the University of Virginia Library.
Atlantic Ocean with Bordering Continental Areas, 1680, Image Reference AO12, as shown on www.slaveryimages.org, sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and the University of Virginia Library.


  • Voyages: The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database at Emory University

  • The Atlantic Slave Trade and Slave Life in the Americas: A Visual Record, University of Virginia



Organizations Focusing on the Study of Slavery and Slave Trades:

  • Esclavages: CIRESC— Centre International de Recherches, acteurs, systèmes, et représentations (France)





Sugar Plantation, St. Croix, Danish West Indies, ca. 1840, Image Reference NW0041, as shown on www.slaveryimages.org, sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and the University of Virginia Library.
Sugar Plantation, St. Croix, Danish West Indies, ca. 1840, Image Reference NW0041, as shown on www.slaveryimages.org, sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities and the University of Virginia Library.

Museums with a Focus

on Slavery and Slave Trades:


The International Slavery Museum (Liverpool, UK)