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Register of Africans from the Schooner ""Conde de Vila Flor""
The Schooner ""Conde de Vila Flor"" was captured at sea by British cruisers and adjudicated at a court established at Sierra Leone under international anti-slave trade treaties. The image is of a picture of the first page of the court’s register of ""Liberated Africans"" taken from the ""Conde de Vila Flor"". The register was kept as a formal record of emancipation that helped protect the individual from subsequent re-enslavement. The image is reproduced courtesy of the British National Archives.
British National Archives, Foreign Office, ser. 84, vol. 15, p. 153.
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Voyage ID = 2898 - Conde de Vila Flor, 1821
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