These resources have been compiled to support research on the connections in museum collections to chattel slavery, empire, and colonialism. It is a non-definitive list of resources and will be updated.
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Resources to support the research and interpretation of collections.
The Legacies of British Slave-ownership from UCL is an extensive database of slave-owners and estates that traces the impact of slave-ownership on the formation of modern Britain. It includes a map with 500+ locations linked to slave-ownership in Scotland.
The history of Aberdeen and North-East Scotland's links with transatlantic slavery can be found in this resource from the University of Aberdeen.
Afro Historyscapes are podcasts from the Horniman Museum and Gardens that share the research of their curators, project team and Community Action Researchers to give a fresh perspective on African history.