Cities targeted by Middle Passages slave trade project

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Posted: Jan 28, 2016 12:56 AM

Cities targeted by the Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project, which aims to place historical markers in every American port that participated in the slave trade:

Cities with markers:

— Portsmouth, New Hampshire

— New York

— Hollywood, Maryland

— Fredericksburg, Virginia

— Jamestown, Virginia

— Richmond, Virginia

— Yorktown, Virginia

— Hampton, Virginia

— Sullivan's Island, South Carolina

— Jekyll Island, Georgia

— Savannah, Georgia

— Mosquito Inlet, Florida

— Key West, Florida

— St. Augustine, Florida

— New Orleans

Cities without markers:

— Boston

— Bristol, Rhode Island

— Newport, Rhode Island

— Providence, Rhode Island

— Warren, Rhode Island

— Middletown, Connecticut

— New London, Connecticut

— Perth Amboy, New Jersey

— Philadelphia

— Baltimore

— Annapolis, Maryland

— Oxford, Maryland

— Washington

— Wilmington, North Carolina

— Charleston, South Carolina

— Beaufort, South Carolina

— Sapelo Bay, Georgia

— Amelia Island, Florida

— Pensacola, Florida

— Mobile, Alabama

— Biloxi, Mississippi

— La Balize, Louisiana

— Deweyville, Texas

— Galveston, Texas

— Sabine Lake, Texas

Source: Middle Passage Ceremonies and Port Markers Project