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Slavery, Freedom and Abolition in Latin America : Welcome

Library resources for the study of slavery and abolition in Latin America



Distinguished Woman with Her Negro Slave, 1783 (panel) by Vicente Alban


Visions of Savage Paradise. 
Albert Eckhout, court painter in colonial Dutch Brazil


Welcome to a guide to library resources concerning slavery and abolition in Latin America and the Caribbean.  Click on the tabs at the top to take you to the best resources for your project.

The subject guide for the Latin American Collection contains hundreds of the best links for research in the Ibero-American field and supplements this guide. 


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