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Why Lisbon, Portugal?
- We have a memorial located in the commerce square port.
- It will be a visual representation of the events that took place here.
- Commonly known as Terreiro do Paco, which means "Palace Yard."
- Thousands of slaves transported through here.
Columbus State University
Transatlantic Slave Trade, Commerce Square, Lisbon, Portugal
Twigg, Mattea; DaQuilla, Brelynn; Masuoka, Naomi; and Ware, Marstydia, "Portugal in the Transatlantic Slave Trade" (2020). History from Below: Memorialization Projects. 26.