Images: Senegambia, the Gold Coast, and the Bight of Benin

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Senegambian

Frey, H. (Henri), Côte occidentale d'Afrique : vues, scènes, croquis / Colonel Frey ; nombreuses illustrations de Bretegnier ... [et al.] (published 1890), Paris : C. Marpon et E. Flammarion, 1890.

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

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Senegambian

Almost 92,000 (24 percent) of the Africans transported to the U.S.A. were Senegambians.

  1. View All Images
  2. Introduction
  3. The Growth in Arrivals
  4. The Main Areas of Destination
  5. African Origins in the U.S.
  6. Peoples from the Kongo and the Bight of Biafra
  7. Senegambia, the Gold Coast, and the Bight of Benin
  8. The Creation of the African Diaspora
  9. Bibliography

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