Historical Perspective & Primary Sources: The Middle Passage

From Slave Voyages images database.

From Slave Voyages images database.

In order to examine how we generate historical perspective and also to explore the North American slave trade through primary sources, our US History learning community decided to create narrative podcasts. These histories had us explore various primary sources, notably at Slave Voyages, and then use the works of Howard Zinn and Lawrence Hill to create the story of a person who may have been stolen from Africa.

Here is a sampling of our work: