October 11, 2019, by Angela Shearsmith
On trial: American Studies: the colonisation of North America and the American Revolution and Slave trading records from William Davenport Co 1745-1797 from British Online Archives
We are pleased to announce that we are providing trial access to 2 resources from the British Online Archives Collections:
This is a vital resource for the study of the slave trade, missionary work, the American Revolution, and trading records of the United States and Canada from 1621-1952.
Naval Office shipping lists 1678-1825
British pamphlets relating to the American Revolution 1976-1783
American papers in the House of Lords Record Office 1621-1917
Collected papers of the Bolton Walt Whitman Fellowship including correspondence and photographs
This is a vital resource for the study of British slave trader William Davenport’s company, the African slave trade, and leading merchant families in Liverpool.
Trading invoices and accounts for the company’s ships
Cargo lists and prices
Ledger books for 1763-1775
Both trials run until 5 November 2019.
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