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Monday, 5 November 2012
BLACK SOCIAL HISTORY: SWEDEN AND THE SLAVE TRADE:
The Swedish Slave Trade occurred in the early history of Sweden, and again during the 17th century around the time Swedish overseas colonies were established in North America (1638) and in Africa (1650) it remain legal until 1813. Sweden had treaties with both England and France concerning the slave trade, with Swedish vessels involved in the Trans Atlantic Slave Trade, between 1784 and 1878, the country hold minor colonies in the Caribbean.