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Slave Cemetery

Historians Battle To Save U.S. Slave Burial Sites

Reuters | Posted 07.06.2013 | Black Voices

By David Holmberg BEDMINSTER, N.J., May 5 (Reuters) - The slaves buried here are identified only as Richard and Zaff. A third person, ...

PHOTO: Cemetery Of African Slaves Honored In Brazil

AP | JULIANA BARBASSA | Posted 09.15.2012 | Black Voices

RIO DE JANEIRO -- Wearing full-skirted white dresses and turbans, the religious leaders chanted blessings and sprinkled water on the concrete floor of...

Slave Cemetery Discovered In Florida

AP | By MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. -- A 19th-century cemetery, believed to hold the remains of slaves, has been uncovered at a former cotton plantation in Florida,...