Resources on the TransAtlantic Slave Trade in Tybee Island, Georgia

Documented Arrival Sites – Tybee Island, Georgia

Trans-Atlantic Voyages of Captive Africans to Tybee Island | Open Tour


The content of these documents provides details of the Middle Passage, specific vessels transporting captive Africans, the arrival of these people, and the ubiquity of slavery. The following resources include racist language as well as references to violence, dehumanization, and the enslavement of Africans. The language contained in the following documents may be upsetting to some readers.

Books and Literature

Newspaper Articles and Colonial Documents


Further Reading