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Slavery Collection, 1709-1864
Royal Charlotte (Brig)
The Briggantine Royall Charlotte for Slaves Purchased on the Coaste of Affrica for Accot. Of Owners of Sd. Briggt.
Detailed account book for the Royal Charlotte from a 1762 voyage to Anomabu [Ghana]. Includes ledger for purchases of slaves, gold, sundries, and general provisions. At back, summary accounts for sales of flour, "naval stores", sugar, coffee, and tobacco.
Mss Collection - Slavery Collection
Merchant ships--United StatesSlave trade--Rhode Island--NewportSlave trade--Ghana
Rhode Island--Commerce--GhanaGhana--Commerce--Rhode Island
AccountsReceipts (financial records)
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