Did you know The Pony Express had 100 staging posts? Riders could take a message from Missouri to California in about 10 days!
The Middle Passage: 1699
Date: May, 31st 2013 12:30 pm - 12:45 pm
Taken from the memoir of James Barbot, the part-owner and “supercargo” of the slave ship The Albion-Frigate, this is an account of the harrowing “middle passage.” It is also a frank look at the slave trade of the late 17th and early 18th centuries.*****
Great Hall Stage