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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
[Affidavit for the Brig Orange]
Mayberry, FreemanMalone, DavidBigley, JohnCastoff, PeterLyndon, NathanielAustin, JobPollock, JamesMathews, VincentTwo Brothers (Sloop)Orange (Brig)
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Petition for insurance funds for the Brig Orange after wrecking upon a reef "about three mites to the Eastward of Man of War Kry near the Island of Abaca, one of the Bahama Islands" after leaving the port of Havana [Cuba] on March 6, 1799, carrying 120 slaves.
Merchant ships--United StatesSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportSlave trade--Cuba--HavanaSlave trade--Bahamas
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