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Amistad Mutiny Survivors Freed


Joseph Cinqué, 1839

Joseph Cinqué led a group of would-be slaves to mutiny

CREDIT: Beach, Moses Yale, lithographer., "Joseph Cinquez, the brave Congolese Chief, who prefers death to slavery, and who now lies in jail ...," ca. 1839. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. Reproduction Number LC-USZ62-12960.

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