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The institution of slavery

Author:
Abraham, Arthur 1945-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1976
Topic:
Slaves  Search this
Slavery  Search this
Call number:
DT516.65 .A27
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_756450

Up from slavery : the May story

Author:
Spitzer, Leo 1939-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
May, Joseph ca. 1817-1890  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Nigeria, Western
Freetown
Date:
1989
Topic:
Assimilation (Sociology)  Search this
Elite (Social sciences)  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Call number:
DS135.A9 S65 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_756556

Domestic slavery in West Africa, with particular reference to the Sierra Leone protectorate, 1896-1927 / John Grace

Author:
Grace, John  Search this
Physical description:
294 p. : maps ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Leone
Africa, West
Great Britain
Date:
1975
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
Antislavery movements  Search this
Call number:
HT1334.S5G7X 1975
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_204827

The idea of slavery in nineteenth century Sierra Leone : the career of Bilali

Author:
Fyle, C. Magbaily 1944-  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Bilali ca. 1810-  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1978
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
History, Military  Search this
Call number:
DT516.5 .H57X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_754350

A voyage to the river Sierra-Leone, on the coast of Africa; containing an account of the trade and productions of the country, and of the civil and religious customs and manners of the people; in a series of letters to a friend in England. By John Matthews ... during his residence in that country in the years 1785, 1786, and 1787. With an additional letter on the subject of the African slave trade. Also, a chart of part of the coast of Africa from Cape St. Ann, to the river Rionoonas; with a view of the island Bananas. To which are added, eight plates of the views of the country, and of instruments

Author:
Matthews, John  Search this
Physical description:
vii, [3], 183, [1] p., [10] leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill., map ; 22 cm. (8vo.)
Type:
Books
Place:
Africa
Sierra Leone
Date:
1791
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Call number:
DT516 .M43 1791
DT516.M43 1791
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_244544

The Amistad revolt : memory, slavery, and the politics of identity in the United States and Sierra Leone / Iyunolu Folayan Osagie

Author:
Osagie, Iyunolu Folayan 1960-  Search this
Subject:
Amistad (Schooner)  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 180 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Case studies
Place:
United States
Sierra Leone
Date:
2000
C2000
19th century
Topic:
Slave insurrections  Search this
African Americans--Race identity  Search this
Group identity--Political aspects  Search this
Memory--Social aspects  Search this
Freedmen--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_715376

The Gullah : rice, slavery, and the Sierra Leone--American connection / Joseph A. Opala

Author:
Opala, Joseph A  Search this
Physical description:
36 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Georgia
South Carolina
Sierra Leone
Date:
1985
1987
[198-]
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Black Seminoles  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E185.93.S7 O61 1987
E185.93.S7O61 1987
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_332424

From slavery to Freetown : Black Loyalists after the American Revolution / by Mary Louise Clifford

Author:
Clifford, Mary Louise  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 251 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Leone
Nova Scotia
Freetown
Date:
1999
C1999
18th century
To 1896
1763-1867
Topic:
African American loyalists  Search this
African Americans--Colonization--History  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_820874

Zachary Macaulay and the development of the Sierra Leone Company, 1793-4 / edited by Suzanne Schwarz

Author:
Schwarz, Suzanne  Search this
Macaulay, Zachary 1768-1838  Search this
Subject:
Macaulay, Zachary 1768-1838  Search this
Sierra Leone Company  Search this
Physical description:
v. : maps ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Diaries
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
2000
2000-
Topic:
Slavery  Search this
Call number:
HT1029.M33 Z33 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_611393

From slaves to palm kernels : a history of the Galinhas country (West Africa), 1730-1890 / Adam Jones

Author:
Jones, Adam 1950-  Search this
Physical description:
xvii, 220 p., [7] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Leone
Pujehun (Sierra Leone : District)
Date:
1983
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Call number:
HT1334.P84J66 1983X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_261673

Six months' service in the African blockade, from April to October, 1848, in command of H.M.S. Bonetta, by Lieutenant Forbes

Author:
Forbes, Frederick E (Frederick Edwyn)  Search this
Physical description:
[1], ix, 145 p. plate, col. map. 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1969
1849
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_724918

Fortress of tears

Author:
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Bunce Island
Date:
1990
Topic:
Forts  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Call number:
DT491 .W516
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_526005

The slave trade in nineteenth century Temneland and the British sphere of influence / Kenneth C. Wylie

Author:
Wylie, Kenneth C  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
1973
19th century
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT1.A1 A26
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1097997

The Freetown Colony and the development of legitimate commerce in the adjoining territories

Author:
Ijagbemi, E. Adeleye  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
Freetown (Sierra Leone)
Date:
1970
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Commerce  Search this
Call number:
DT515.A2 J88
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_540047

The Gullah collection

Author:
Opala, Joseph A  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
South Carolina
Sierra Leone
Bunce Island (Sierra Leone)
Date:
1986
Topic:
Gullahs  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
DT491 .W516
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_513989

Memories of the slave trade : ritual and the historical imagination in Sierra Leone / Rosalind Shaw

Author:
Shaw, Rosalind  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 312 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Sierra Leone
Date:
2002
C2002
Topic:
Witchcraft  Search this
Slave trade  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677903

Okrafo-Smart family : over a century in the lives of a liberated African Family, 1816-1930 / by Victor S Weeks Okrafo-Smart

Title:
Okrafo :over a century in the lives of a liberated African Family, 1816-1930
Author:
Okrafo-Smart, Victor S. Weeks  Search this
Subject:
Okrafor-Smart family  Search this
Physical description:
234 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Bibliography
Place:
Sierra Leone
Nigeria
Date:
2006
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Missionaries  Search this
Call number:
HT1394.S5 O4 2006
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_898080

Pricislla's homecoming / by Margie Shetterly ; photo-illustration by Terry Miura

Author:
Shetterly, Margie  Search this
Miura, Terry  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Opala, Joseph A  Search this
Polite, Thomalind Martin  Search this
Priscilla the slave  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
South Carolina
Bunce Island (Sierra Leone)
Date:
2006
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Gullahs  Search this
African Americans--Genealogy  Search this
Call number:
LH1.J2 M33
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_916723

Priscilla's homecoming / by Margie Shetterly ; photo-illustration by Terry Miura

Author:
Shetterly, Margie  Search this
Miura, Terry  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries African Art Index Project DSI  Search this
Subject:
Polite, Thomalind Martin  Search this
Priscilla the slave  Search this
Opala, Joseph A  Search this
Type:
Articles
Place:
Sierra Leone
South Carolina
Bunce Island (Sierra Leone)
Date:
2006
Topic:
Slave trade  Search this
Gullahs  Search this
African Americans--Genealogy  Search this
Call number:
LH1.J2 M33
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_934765

Male figure

Object Name:
nomoli
Maker:
Nomoli Style  Search this
Temne artist  Search this
Bullom artist  Search this
Medium:
Steatite
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 19 x 10 x 12.3 cm (7 1/2 x 3 15/16 x 4 13/16 in.)
Type:
Sculpture
Geography:
Sierra Leone
Guinea
Date:
15th-17th century
Topic:
elephant  Search this
equestrian  Search this
male  Search this
Credit Line:
Museum purchase
Object number:
85-1-3
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National Museum of African Art Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of African Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmafa_85-1-3

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