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Title: Biography of Mahommah G. Baquaqua a native of Zoogoo, in the interior of Africa (a convert of Christianity), with a description of that part of the world, including the manners and customs of the inhabitants ... Mahommah's early life, his education, his capture and slavery in Western Africa and Brazil, his escape to the United States, from thence to Hayti, (the city of Port Au Prince,) his reception by the Baptist Missionary there, the Rev. W.L. Judd; his conversion to Christianity, Baptism, and return to this country, his views, objects and aim
Added title page title: Interesting narrative : biography of Mahommah G. Baquaqua
North American slave narratives
Physical Description: Book
Language: English
Creator: Baquaqua, Mahommah Gardo
Moore, Samuel, active 1854
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill -- Documenting the American South (Project)
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill -- Library
Publisher: Academic Affairs Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Place of Publication: Chapel Hill, N.C.
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Blacks -- Biography   ( lcsh )
Slaves -- Biography   ( lcsh )
Fugitive slaves -- Biography   ( lcsh )
Slavery -- Africa   ( lcsh )
Slave trade -- Africa   ( lcsh )
Slavery -- Brazil   ( lcsh )
Social life and customs -- Africa, Central -- 19th century   ( lcsh )
Description and travel -- Africa, Central   ( lcsh )
Genre: technical report   ( marcgt )
government publication (state, provincial, terriorial, dependent)   ( marcgt )
non-fiction   ( marcgt )
autobiography   ( marcgt )
 Notes
Statement of Responsibility: written and revised from his own words by Samuel Moore.
Original Version: Transcribed from the photocopy of: Detroit : Printed for the author, Mahommah Gardo Baquaqua, by Geo. E. Pomeroy & Co., Tribune office, 1854. 66 p. ; 22 cm. Biography of Mahommah G. Baquaqua : a native of Zoogoo, in the interior of Africa (a convert of Christianity), with a description of that part of the world, including the manners and customs of the inhabitants ... Mahommah's early life, his education, his capture and slavery in Western Africa and Brazil, his escape to the United States, from thence to Hayti, (the city of Port Au Prince,) his reception by the Baptist Missionary there, the Rev. W.L. Judd; his conversion to Christianity, Baptism, and return to this country, his views, objects and aim / written and revised from his own words by Samuel Moore, ESQ., late publisher of the "North of England Shipping Gazette," author of several popular works, and editor of sundry reform papers. Cover title: An interesting narrative : biography of Mahommah G. Baquaqua ...|"Prayer of the oppressed"--P. 66.
Funding: Funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities supported the electronic publication of this title.
System Details: Mode of access: Internet World Wide Web.
System Details: System requirements: PC with modem or direct Internet connection; SGML viewer required for SGML files.
General Note: Title from electronic title page.
General Note: This electronic edition has been transcribed from a photocopy supplied by the North Carolina State University Library.
General Note: Includes information about Central Africa "their religious notions, form of government, laws, appearance of the country, buildings, agriculture, manufactures, shepherds and herdsmen, domestic animals, marriage ceremonials, funeral services, styles of dress, trade and commerce, modes of warfare, system of slavery, &c., &c."
General Note: This electronic edition is part of the UNC-CH digitization project's database, Documenting the American South. It is a part of the collection North American slave narratives.
General Note: Text transcribed by Apex Data Services, Inc. Text encoded by Apex Data Services, Inc., Elizabeth S. Wright and Natalia Smith.
General Note: Early Caribbean Digital Archive.
 Record Information
Source Institution: University of Florida
Rights Management: See: http://docsouth.unc.edu/neh/baquaqua/menu.html
Resource Identifier: oclc - 48112283
ocm48112283
Classification: lcc - E444 .B37 2001 Online
System ID: AA00015610:00001

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