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The Life of Venture Smith

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This video segment adapted from Africans in America tells the story of how Broteer, the seven-year-old boy from Africa, was sold into slavery and ...

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Source: Africans in America:"Revolution (1750–1805)"

This media asset was adapted from Africans in America.

Adapted from Africans in America:"Revolution". Third party materials courtesy of Chicago History Museum, Massachusetts Historical Society, Independence National Historical Park, and Songtalk Publishing Co.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation

Funder: Walmart Foundation

Funder: Leon Lowenstein Foundation

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation