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Rescued East African slaves taken aboard HMS Daphne from a dhow, November 1868 | by The National Archives UK
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Rescued East African slaves taken aboard HMS Daphne from a dhow, November 1868

Description: Rescued East African slaves taken from a dhow aboard HMS Daphne, a British naval ship used to prevent the transportation of enslaved people.

 

The National Archives' online lesson on slavery can help students explore this topic further: www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/education/resources/slavery/

 

Date: 1868

 

Our Catalogue Reference: FO 84/1310

 

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Taken on December 6, 2006