The Captives of the Amistad is subtitled A Paper read before the New Haven Colony Historical Society. It was read before the Society May 17, 1886. This paper details the events surrounding the famous Amistad slave-ship incident of 1839, and the subsequent events and court trials resulting from the incident.
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119830The Captives of the AmistadSimeon Eben Baldwin