Sapphire of St. Louis - Understanding Colonial History Through Art

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Sapphire of St. Louis
Understanding Colonial History Through Art

2015
34 mins

In 1741, a ship called the Saphir set sail from a port in La Rochelle, France on its way to the New World. On board were 30 crewmembers and 271 slaves. Somewhere off the coast of Santo Domingo, a slave revolt erupted.

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Director
José Luis Guerín