Browse Items (9 total) Collection: Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Browse All Browse by Tag Search Items Browse References Sort by: TitleCreatorDate Added An essay on the slavery and commerce of the human species, particularly the African translated from a Latin dissertation, which was honoured with the first prize in the University of Cambridge for the year 1785 An Act for regulating the shipping and carrying of slaves in British vessels from the Coast of Africa Leg-irons Photograph of a set of leg-irons that were once used to restrain captives and to stop them from escaping. Being put in leg-irons was also punishment on plantations. Spatula Photograph of a carved wooden spoon used to stir food. It was produced by people in the runaway slave communities of Suriname. Craft work such as this spatula was a form of resistance to slavery. Objections to the abolition of the slave trade, with answers to which are prefixed A short account of that part of Africa inhabited by the Negroes A cry from the Middle Passage or the Act of 1846, and its effects on the Slave Trade A Dreadful Account of a Negro who, for killing the Overseer of a Plantation in Jamaica, was placed in an iron cage where he was left to expire Orange Valley, Slave Hospital Ruins of the Orange Valley Slave Hospital in the parish of Trelawny, Jamaica. Featured Item Bob Marley Bob Marley with Mick Jagger, English musician and Marsha Hunt, American actress.