JOURNAL kept by Adriaen Blaes van der Veer, skipper of the slaver St. Jan

Journal. Ship St. John's voyage from El Mina to Rio Real for slaves, and thence to Curaçao ; 385 were shipped, but for want of provisions, 190 were sent to El Mina ; the ship was finally wrecked on the rifts of Rocco, near Bonaire, and the slaves abandoned ; 84 were afterwards captured by an English privateer or rover.  (3 pages)
Identifier
NYSA_A1883-78_V17_043a
Date
November 4 1659
Contributor
van der Veer, Adriaen Blaes
Source
New York State Archives. New York (Colony). Council. Curaçao records, 1640-1665. Series A1883-78. Volume 17, document 43a, page 1, side 1.
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Mutual Cultural Heritage Project

Geographic Locations

Africa
Brazil
Bonaire
CuraƧao