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Add comment on:Old Sacramento Tour ~ African Slave Trade in California
At the Old Sacramento Embarcadero the world rushed in during the California Gold Rush. In Sacramento, enslaved human beings, "property" as legally defined in the US Constitution, US Supreme Court and California Supreme Court ruled on the status of people of African ancestry. The UN, International Day of Rememberance of Victims of Slavery and Transatlantic Slave Trade is poised to expand the global conversation to California. Aprill 22, 2013 continues the conversation toward gathering offical archives and primary source documents to provide dignity and respect for California pioneers of African ancestry.
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