Monday, August 30, 2004


Update - Searching for "Guerrero" - New article


Divers search for slave ship 'Guerrero' off Key Largo Florida

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KEY LARGO, Florida (29 August 2004) -- It was a passage like thousands of others made in the shadow of an untamed island chain off Cuba -- 561 Africans shackled below, the Spanish ship that claimed them gliding under cover of darkness toward a colony still fueled by the slave trade.

On the night of Dec. 19, 1827, however, an otherwise routine haul of human cargo on the Spanish-flagged Guerrero turned into a shipwreck that archaeologists and others are literally trying to piece together nearly 200 years later...

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