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Title
Death of Captain Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad, July 1839.
Names
Barber, John Warner (1798-1885) (Lithographer)
Collection

history of the Amistad captives: being a circumstantial account of the capture of the Spanish schooner Amistad, by the Africans on board; their voyage, and capture near Long Island, New York; with biographical sketches of each of the surviving Africans; also, an account of the trials had on their case, before the district and circuit courts of the United States, for the district of Connecticut. Comp. from authentic sources

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1840
Place: New Haven, Connecticut
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare 326.973-B
Topics
Africans
Slave trade
Fighting
Amistad (Schooner)
Notes
Content: Lest We Forget #203
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14109788
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a15c44e0-c605-012f-7248-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1798: Creator Born
  • 1840: Issued
  • 1885: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Death of Captain Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad, July 1839." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1840. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1a6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Death of Captain Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad, July 1839." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 15, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1a6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. (1840). Death of Captain Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad, July 1839. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-1a6d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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Death of Captain Ferrer, the Captain of the Amistad, July 1839.