Documentary Sources

1978
Princeton. They are held at Wisconsin as follows:
Angola
BenguelaTribunal Judicial de BenguelaTJB
Maço 1
LuandaArquivo Histórico Nacional de AngolaAHNA
Caixas 134, 142, 148, 1359, 1602, 3723
Códices 8-1-59, 9/C-4-24, 9-1-50, 10-1-50, 12, 2571, 2574, 7182, A-3-6, B-12-2, B-14-1, B-14-3, C-8-4, C-9-3, C-9-4, C-12-2, C-12-3, C-13-1, C-16-1, C-16-2, D-1-4, D-1-5, D-3-3, D-7-1, E-1-1-E-1-3, E-1-5, E-2-1-2-4, E-3-1, E-3-4, E-4-2-E-4-4, E-17-2, E-19-5, E-20-21, E-20-3, E-20-4, E-20-5
Biblioteca Municipal de LuandaBML
Códices 6, 12, 17, 19, 27
Australia
MelbourneUniversity of Melbourne Archives
Bright Family PapersBFP
Barbados
Black RockDepartment of Archives
Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials: St. Michael’s Parish, 1 May 1775-28 February 1776LDS
Series RB3 Rerecorded DeedsRB3
Series RB6 Rerecorded WillsRB6
Belgium
GhentRijksarchief Gent
Collectie d’HoopHoop
Universiteitsbibliotheek GentUB,Gent
MS679a, Logbook “Hof van Zeeland” (1732-34)
Brazil
RecifeArquivo Público Estadual Jordão Emerenciano
Códice 04.06.18, vol. 1, Vigilância da SaúdeAPEJE, 04.06.18
Diversos I, códice 7, livro de termos da alfândega de Pernambuco (1760/1802)APEJE, D.I.-7
Diversos I, códice 9, vol. 1, termos de despachos de navios (1808/1818)APEJE, D.I.-9
Registro de Passaportes, Passaportes de EmbarcaçõesAPEJE, R.P.
Rio de JaneiroArquivo Geral da Cúria do Rio de JaneiroAGCRJ
Códice 57/3/7
Arquivo Histórico do ItamararyAHI
Coleções Especiais
Arquivo NacionalANRJ
Caixas 419, 492
Códices 141, 143, 156, 157, 212, 242, 369, 537, 538, 1013, 1148
Junta do ComércioANRJ, JC
Primeiro Oficio de Notas, Livro 26ªANRJ, ON1, L26A
Série MarinhaANRJ, SM
Vice-ReinadoANRJ, VR
Biblioteca Nacional, ManuscritosBNRJ
Cartas Alvulsas
Coleção Tobias MonteiroTobiasMonteiro
Ms. 03,2,005, Cartas de Ofício (1704-23)
Ms. 09,3,002, Livro de registro das portarias e ordens passadas pelos governadores e capitães gerais do Estado do Brasil (Bahia 1711-19)
Ms. I-25,02,027
Instituto Histórico e Geográfico Brasileiro
Lata 1132, pasta 5, Ofícios do desembargador fiscal, Manuel Pinto Coelho, ao Ministro da Marinha, Conde das Galveias (1811)IHGB,DL1132.5
Lata 52, pasta 4, Papeis relativos a Capitania das Ilhas de Cabo Verde (1799-1826)IHGB,DL52.4
Lata 53, pasta 1, Papeis relativos as ilhas de São Tomé e Princípe (1538-1828)/Processo contra o Piloto do Bergantin Santo Antônio, José Malaquias Ferreira (1809)IHGB,DL53.1
Lata 54, pasta 4IHGB,CV,54,4
Lata 72, pasta 8, Registro da correspondência de Luís César de Meneses, governador de Angola, com seus procuradores no Rio de Janeiro, Bahia, Pernambuco, Paraíba, Lisboa e ilha da MadeiraIHGB,DL72.8
Lata 81, pasta 2, Vários documentos relativos ao governo do reino de Angola (1677-1797)IHGB,DL81.2
Lata 82, pasta 1, Vários ofícios sobre negócios do reino de Angola (1797-1828)IHGB,DL82.1
Salvador da BahiaArquivo Histórico Municipal de SalvadorAHMS
Códices 2.6, 27.2-27.5, 27.7, 30.1, 56.2, 56.3, 178.1, 182.1
Arquivo Público do Estado da BahiaAPEB
Códices 437-439, 440, 443, 447, 449, 456, 626.1-626-3
Inventário post-mortemAPEB, inv
Livros de NotasAPEB, LN
Maços 193, 195, 197, 201-22, 3176
Ordens régiasAPEB, OR
Arquivo do Convento de Santa Clara do DesterroACSCD
Caixa 3, Pasta Q
São Luís do MaranhãoSecretaria de Estado de Planejamento, Orçamento e Gestão
Livro de termo de visita da saúde de São LuísSEPLAN, MA
Colombia
BogotáArchivo General de la NaciónAGN
Negros y Esclavos, Bolívar, Índice 146, núm. 002, año 1576. Carpeta 146, leg. 4, sig. SC43, fols. 289v-383v
Cuba
HavanaArchivo Nacional de Cuba
France
Aix-en-ProvenceArchives Nationales, Section d’Outre-merANSOM
COL-C13A 40, Correspondance à l’arrivée reçue aux colonies (ca. 1758-1761)
COL-C14 3-4, Correspondance à l’arrivée reçue aux colonies (1692-1705)
COL-C6 1-3, Correspondance à l’arrivée reçue aux colonies (ca. 1664-1719)
COL-C8A 1-2, 4-8, 10, 12-18, Correspondance à l’arrivée reçue aux colonies (ca. 1663-1713)
COL-F2A 7, Colonies (ca. 1765-1790)
FM, DFC, XVI
La RochelleArchives Charente-MaritimeACM
B235, B5667, B5668, B5670, B5672, B5674-5681, B5684, B5685, B5694
NantesArchives Départementales Loire-AtlantiqueADLA
120 J 329, 332-334
B4479, B4480, B4545-4547, B4571-4576, B4642, B4643, B4645, B4703, B4704, B4722
Germany
BerlinGeheimes Staatsarchiv Preußischer Kulturbesitz
I. HA GR Rep.65, Marine und Afrikanische Kompanie-SachenGStA Rep.65
Mozambique
MaputoArquivo Histórico de MoçambiqueAHM
Códices 11-419, 11-1749
Fundo do Século XVIII, VI. 53, 55, 57
Netherlands
AmsterdamStadsarchief
Notarieel ArchiefGAA,NA
LeidenRijksuniversiteit Leiden
Bibliothecae Publicae Latini, 937, Memoriën betreffende de O.-I. Compagnie en haren handel op de Kust van Guinea en de bevoegdheid der Engelschen en Portugeezen (1767-1773)RUL,BPL937
MiddelburgZeeuws Archief
Collectie Verheye-CittersVerheyeCitters
Middelburgsche Commercie CompagnieMCC
RotterdamGemeentearchief Rotterdam
De archieven van de firma’s Coopstad & Rochussen, 1734-1777GAR,Coopstad&Rochussen
The HagueNationaal Archief
AanwinstenARA,Aanwinsten
Archief Van der SpiegelARA,Spiegel
Collectie RadermacherARA,Radermacher
Eerste West-Indische CompagnieARA,OWIC
Hof van HollandARA,HH
Nederlandse Bezittingen ter Kuste van GuinéARA,NBKG
Staten-GeneraalARA,SG
Tweede West-Indische CompagnieARA,WIC
Nigeria
CalabarCalabar MuseumCalabar Museum
Logbook of SS Faith, and accompanying memo of John Whitford, March 8, 1853
Portugal
LisbonArquivo Geral da Alfândega de LisboaAGAL
Livros 54.1, 54.3, 55, 128
Arquivo Histórico UltramarinoAHU
Angola
Arquivo Central, Conselho UltramarinoAHU,ACL,CU
Arquivo Central, MaranhãoAHU,ACL,N, Maranhão
Bahia
Cabo Verde
Códices 552, 1362, 1365, 1376
Guiné
Maranhão
Moçambique
Pará
Paraíba
Pernambuco
Sala 12, Pastas 4, 7-9, 15
Sala 13, Caixa 8
Sala 6, Maço 775
São Tomé
Arquivo Histórico do Ministério das Obras PúblicasAHMOP
SGC 4, Registo da sahida dos navios, Livro 2
Arquivo do Tribunal das ContasATC
Cartórios Avulsos
Biblioteca Nacional de Portugal, ReservadosBNL
Códices 7194, 10648
Biblioteca de AjudaAjuda
Ms 51-VI-54
Instituto dos Arquivos Nacionais/Torre do Tombo
Alfândega de Lisboa, Casa da IndiaANTT,ALCI
Arquivo Histórico do Ministério das Finanças, Companhia Geral de Grão-Pará e MaranhãoANTT,AHMF,CGGPM
Arquivo Histórico do Ministério das Finanças, Companhia Geral de Pernambuco e ParaíbaANTT,AHMF,CGPP
Conselho da FazendaANTT,CF
Corpo CronológicoANTT,CC
Documentos dos Negócios EstrangeirosANTT,DNE
Feitos Findos, Juizo da Índia e MinaANTT,FF,JIM
Junta do ComércioANTT,JC
Junta do TabacoANTT,JT
Manuscritos do BrasilANTT,MsBrasil
Ministério de Negócios EstrangeirosANTT,MNE
MugeArquivo da Casa de Cadaval
Códice 826, M-VI-32, “Memoria Chorografica da Província ou Capitania de Mossambique na Costa d’Africa Oriental conforme o estado em que se achava no anno de 1822, [de Fr. Bartolomeu dos Mártires]”Frei Bartolomeu
Puerto Rico
San JuanArchivo General de Puerto RicoAGPR
Protocolos FA, GS, JFO, PA
Spain
MadridArchivo Histórico NacionalAHNM
Estado
Ultramar
SevilleArchivo General de IndiasAGI
Sección de Contaduría
Sección de Contratación
Sección de Escribanía de Cámara
Sección de Estado
Sección de Indiferente General
Sección de Panamá
Sección de Patronato
Sección de Santa Fe
Sección de Santo Domingo
SimancasArchivo General de Simancas
Consejo y Juntas de HaciendaAGS, CJH
UK
BristolBristol Record Office
8029/16, Letters to Messrs Isaac Hobhouse, Onesiphorus Tyndall, merchants of Bristol, from their agents in the West Indies (1723-36)BRO, Hobhouse
Society of Merchant Venturers, Muster Rolls, Wharfage BooksBRO, SMV,mr
Society of Merchant Venturers, Sailors’ petitions for relief from the Society of Merchant VenturersBRO, SMV/9/3/3
CumbriaDalemain House
Hasell Family PapersHasell Papers
DorsetLeonard Cocke to Messrs Denniss and Tessell, May 17, 1730Christchurch LHS
EdinburghNational Archives of ScotlandNAS
AC9/1042, Horseburgh v Bogle, 1728
CS96/4370, McNeil, Sadler and Claxton accounts (St. Kitts)
E504/28/12, Collector’s Quarterly Accounts, Port Glasgow Customs Account Book, April 1764 - April, 1765
GD46/17/24, Seaforth Papers, Bound volume of letters and other papers, 1802-06
GD46/7/B, Seaforth Papers, Barbados Papers, 1800-42
GreenwichNational Maritime Museum, LibraryNMM
AML/V/13
AMS/4
Log/M/21
HullUniversity of Hull
Wilberforce PapersWilberforce
KeeleUniversity of Keele, Archives
Raymond Richards Collection, Davies-Davenport PapersDTA
KewThe National Archives
Admiralty RecordsADM
Audit OfficeAO
Board of TradeBT
ChanceryC
Colonial OfficeCO
Documents and objects extracted from various record seriesEXT
ExchequerE
Foreign OfficeFO
High Court of AdmiraltyHCA
Privy CouncilPC
Publications of the House of CommonsZHC
Records of the Prerogative Court of CanterburyPROB
State PapersSP
TreasuryT
LiverpoolLiverpool Museum, Manuscripts
53-54, Accounts of “Calveley” and “Eadith”Liverpool Museum, mss 53-34
71-190-2, Papers of John KnightLiverpool Museum, mss 71-190-2
Liverpool Record Office
380 MD 33-36, Case and Southworth PapersC&S
387 MD 40-44, Leyland papers, vols. 40-44Leyland
387 MD 54-55, Letterbooks of Robert BostockBostock
920 ROS, Roscoe Letters and Papers, Letters of William RoscoeRoscoe
942 HOL, Materials towards a History of Liverpool collected by John Holt and Matthew Gregson, vol. 10LivRO,942HOL(10)
Slavery & PrivateersLivRO,Slavery&Privateers
Tuohy PapersTUO
Merseyside Maritime Museum
C/EX/L/2-6, Liverpool Statutory Registers of British Merchant Ships, 1739-1807MMM,LivReg
D/DAV, William Davenport Archives, 1747-1794MMM,D/DAV
D/EARLE, Earle Family and Business Archive, 1644-1930MMM,D/EARLE
DX/170, Correspondence relating to the slaver Kitty’s Amelia, 1804-1806MMM,DX/170
Logbook of MampookataMMM,DX/2277
University of Liverpool Library
Dumbell papers 10/46-52Dumbell
LondonBank of England
Papers of Humphry MoriceBankEng
Papers of Humphry Morice, Personal and Business Papers, vols. 7 and 8BankEng,PBP
British Library, Additional ManuscriptsAdd.mss
11410, Papers relating to English affairs in the West Indies, chiefly in Jamaica, 1654-1682
19560, Le Sieur des Marchais, “Journal de Navigation du Voyage de la Coste de Guinée” (January 1704 - January 1706)
25495-8, 25500-5, 25556, 25562, 25567, South Sea Company, Papers, Minutes and Correspondence
38416, Jenkinson, Charles (1st Earl of Liverpool), Official and Private Correspondence
3984, Sloan manuscripts
39946, Narrative of Voyages to the Guinea Coast and the West Indies, 1714-171
43123, 43125, Aberdeen Papers
48590, Miscellaneous Letters and Papers
House of Lords Record Office
Lloyds’ Lists, 1702-04LL
Main Papers, House of Lords, 1794-1800HLRO,MP,HL
Institute of Commonwealth Studies
Simon Taylor ArchiveST
University of London, Senate House Library
Brougham manuscriptsBroughamMss
ManchesterUniversity of Manchester, John Rylands University LibraryJRL
English MS 517 3(a)
OxfordBodleian Library
Rawlinson mss, C745-747Rawl
Rhodes House Library
Anti-Slavery Papers, British Empire Manuscripts, s.22, folders G77-80B.E.Mss
Buxton manuscripts (Papers of Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton), British Empire Mss., s.444, vols. 17, 23-4, 26-34, 38-46Bx.Mss
SheffieldSheffield Archives
Spencer-Stanhope MunimentsSpencer-Stanhope
WorcesterRecord Office
Berington Family Collection, b705: 24/980, Account book of slaves, 1774-5 (Apollo)Berington acct bk
USA
Ann Arbor, MichiganUniversity of Michigan, Clements Library
Anti-Slavery Collection, ICL
Shelburne manuscripts, vols. 43, 44Shelburne
Annapolis, MarylandMaryland State Archives
S1006, Naval Officer (Ships Trading in Maryland), 1689-1694, Photostats of lists indicating vessel name, etc.MSA, S1006
S117, Admiralty Court (Minutes), 1754-1782, Clerk’s daily record of court proceedingsMSA, S117
S204, Naval Officer (Port of Entry Record), 1742-1797, Listing of ships entering port in the Oxford, Patuxent, Potomac, and Annapolis districtsMSA, S204
S205-1, Access no. 20,422-318/320, Naval Officer (General File), 1761-64, North Potomac, Vessel clearances, Account of Duties on Negroes, pitch, etc., 29 September 1761-29 September 1762MSA, S205-1
S517-9, Access no. 17,719-1, Chancery Court (Chancery Record), 1736-1738, 6, i, pp. 1-466MSA, S517-9
Atlanta, GeorgiaEmory University, Robert W. Woodruff Library, Special Collections Department
Mss 172, Wanderer (Ship) Records, Logbook of the yacht “Wanderer”Wanderer logbook
Georgia State Archives
Governor Clayton Papers, Slave ship papers (678.364.3710)GSA,Clayton Papers
National Archives Record Administration, Southeast RegionNARA, Atlanta
RG21, Records of the District Courts of the United States, Georgia, Southern District, Savannah division, 1790-1860, Boxes 21-27
RG60, General Records of the Department of Justice, Supreme Court Case Papers
Charlottesville, VirginiaUniversity of Virginia, Alderman Library
MSS 3807, Papers of Robert Carter, 1722-83UVA,RobertCarter
MSS 4996, John, Charles and Landon Carter Letterbook, 1732-82UVA,JCLCarterLetterbk
Columbia, South CarolinaSouth Carolina Department of Archives and History
Duty Books of the Public Treasurer of South Carolina, Journals A-C, 1735-76SC,Treasury
Dallas, TexasHarlan Crow Library
Logbook of the “Britannia”HCL,Britannia
Durham, North CarolinaDuke University, Special Collections Library
Ascention ship papers, 1793Duke,Ascention
Hamilton, New YorkHamilton College, Beinecke Library
West Indies Collection, Book 569Beinecke,B5
Madison, WisconsinUniversity of Wisconsin Library
Klein, Angola data-set, 1723-1771Klein,Angola dataset
Klein, Havana data-set, 1790-1820Klein,Havana dataset
Klein, Rio de Janeiro data-set, 1795-1811Klein,Rio de Janeiro dataset 1
Klein, Rio de Janeiro data-set, 1825-1830Klein,Rio de Janeiro dataset 2
New London, ConnecticutNew London Historical Society
F. M. Caulkins, mss “New London Marine 1760-1831”Caulkins
New York, New YorkHispanic Society of America
Hispanic Society of America
Hispanic Society of America
Francis, Old New York, vol. 9, “Deposition of a sailor”NYHS,OldNewYork,vol.9
“Journal and Logbook of an Anonymous Scotch Sailor held on his voyage from London to Jamaica, and From London to Madagascar and Buenos Ayres”HSA,JournalLogbookScotch
Miscellaneous microfilm, no. 5, “A Book of Trade For The Sloope Rhodde Island...Jan:ry 18, 1748/9”NYHS,Misc microfilm, #5
Rufus King msNYHS,RufusKing
Van Cortland ms, LetterbookNYHS,VanCortland,letterbk
Vernon ms, boxes 1-2NYHS,Vernon
New York Public Library, Archives and Manuscripts
Van Cortlandt-Van Wyck family papers, 1667-1912NYPL,Cortlandt
ZL-234, Log of the ship Lawrance, 1730-1731NYPL,Lawrance
ZL-262, Hugh Hall, Jr. diary, 1714-1717NYPL,Hall
ZL-327, Log of the brig Louisa, 1796-1797NYPL,Louisa
Newport, Rhode IslandNewport Historical SocietyNHS
Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaHistorical Society of Pennsylvania
Charles Stewart LetterbooksStewart Letterbooks
National Archives Record Administration, Mid Atlantic RegionNARA, Philadelphia
RG21, Records of District Courts of the United States
Providence, Rhode IslandRhode Island State Archives
Maritime Papers, Manifests-Import Cargoes, vol. 1, 1744-45, 1775-85RISA,vol.1
Provincetown, MassachusettsProvincetown Museum
The Whydah ProjectKinkor
Richmond, VirginiaLibrary of Virginia
York County, Virginia, Deeds, Wills, and Orders (microfilm)YCVDWO
Virginia Historical Society
Robert Carter Letterbook, 1728-30VHS,CarterLetterbk
Salt Lake City, UtahFamily History Library
Reel 395554, “Petition of Eleanor Anderson to the Co of Trinity House, Trinity House Petitions, vol. 2”FHL,Reel39554
Reel 88762, “Surgeon William Williams probate”FHL,Reel88762
San Marino, CaliforniaHuntington Library
HM 30206, Thomas Dornin Letterbook (San Jacinto, 1860)Huntington,HM30206
HM 43974-44028, French Clandestine Slave Trade (1822-28)Huntington,FCSTP
HM 57345, Memoirs of Joseph Banfield, Journal of a Life at SeaBanfield
MY 1-1014, Papers of Zachary Macaulay (1793-1888)Macaulay
Slave Trade SeriesHuntington,ST
Washington, DCGeorgetown University Libraries, Special Collections
Jesuit Provincial Archives, James Carroll Daybook (1714-21)Carroll Daybook
Library of Congress
Galloway-Maxcy-Markoe family papers, Higginson and Bird letterbookH&B Letterbk
Papers of Edward Dixon, Account BookDixon Account Book
National Archives
RG45, M89A, Letters Received by the Secretary of the Navy From Commanding Officers of Squadrons, 1841-1886, Rolls 1-200LtoSofN
Uruguay
MontevideoArchivo General de la NaciónAGNU
Libros 103, 546, 555
Venezuela
Caracas, Real Hacienda, Común y GeneralAGNV
uncategorized
uncategorizedAfrican names websitewww.african-origins.org
BNA, Kew,CO318
Sierra Leone, Freetown, Fourah Bay, Liberated African RegistersSLA,LAR
St. Barthelemy SamlingenRiksarkivet
http://rotunda.upress.virginia.edu/founders/TSJN-01-15-02-0620-0009JeffersonPapers
www.african-origins.orgOrigins
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