David Brydie Mitchell and the African Importation Case of 1820

  title={David Brydie Mitchell and the African Importation Case of 1820},
  author={Royce Gordon Shingleton},
  journal={The Journal of Negro History},
  pages={327 - 340}
  • R. Shingleton
  • Published 1 July 1973
  • Sociology
  • The Journal of Negro History
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