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Data

The following projects are among those that have linked data currently available within Enslaved.org.

 

New datasets are forthcoming. Among them are:

 
  • Free Africans of Brazil. Free Africans Disappearance Ads, 1834-1861 (Daryle Williams)
  • Slaves and Post-Mortem Estate Inventories, Vassouras, Rio de Janeiro, 1821-1888 (Ricardo H. Salles)
  • Slave Value Database (Daina Berry)

JSON and RDF files of the linked open data found on this site are available at docs.enslaved.org/lod

 

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Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation

All data found within Enslaved: Peoples of the Historical Slave Trade is published in the Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation.

 

The Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation is designed to showcase datasets of historical significance and scholarly rigor. Peer-reviewed projects within the journal have been found to be historically significant and are excellent examples of scholarly methods within the field of digital humanities. In the aggregate, the published datasets are wide-ranging in their temporal and geographical scope. Some publications, however, may be narrow in focus. Whatever the scope, all datasets published shall include extracted data from historical sources, metadata, licensing and copyright information, as well as a textual description intended for multiple audiences.

 

To find out more about contributing to the Journal of Slavery and Data Preservation visit https://jsdp.enslaved.org/contribute.