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Showed the plan of average areas where slaves were held before being sold. They
were heavily fortified.
The Case of Ayuba Suleiman Diallo (Job Ben Solomon)
Muslim from current day Senegal
His father was wealthy enough to afford slaves
o Diallo was sent by father to sell slaves at Gambia
While on his way home, he was captured by British raiders
and sold as a slave
o On the ship, Arabella HISA04 Oct. 17
Ended up on Kent Island, Maryland
o Tobacco farm for one year
Diallo had been given a classic Muslim education so he could read and write.
o This caught the attention of a trader who helped Diallo escape
He then went to England and worked for Royal Africa Company (a slaving