Our project Enslaved: People of the Historic Slave Trade has been funded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.  to see more about the project go to http://enslaved.org


Press Release

Michigan State University, supported by nearly $1.5 million from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, will create a unique online data hub that will change the way scholars and the public understand African slavery.

By linking data collections from multiple universities, the website will allow people to search millions of pieces of slave data to identify enslaved individuals and their descendants from a central source….(read more)