Resources on the TransAtlantic Slave Trade in Londontown, Maryland

Documented Arrival Sites – Londontown, Maryland

Trans-Atlantic Voyages of Captive Africans to London Town | 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.

Newspaper Articles and Colonial Records

Further Reading

Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade – Database