Zuma, Nupe

Roche, Emma Langdon, Historic sketches of the South. (published 1914), New York, The Knickerbocker Press, 1914.

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / General Research and Reference Division

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Zuma, Nupe

Zuma, a Nupe, was on the Clotilda, the last recorded slave ship to arrive in the U.S.A. during the illegal slave trade. With 109 companions from Benin and Nigeria, she landed in Mobile, Alabama, in July 1860.

  1. View All Images
  2. Introduction
  3. The Economics of the Illegal Slave Trade
  4. Changes in Regions of Provenance
  5. A Shift in Ethnicities
  6. Changes in the Trading Centers
  7. From the Barracoon to the Middle Passage
  8. A New Demography
  9. No Longer a Triangular Trade
  10. The Impact of the Suppression
  11. Bibliography

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