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Browse through major events within people’s lives throughout the historical slave trade. Use this page to begin narrowing down event record results through a guided filter experience. Explore By Event Type to filter event results by a specific type, whether it be a birth, marriage, enslavement, emancipation, or other event type. Explore By Date to filter event results within a specific year range. You may also quickly dive into a featured record, or simply select "View All Events" to see all event records.

To learn more about event records, see our Controlled Vocabularies.

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