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The Life of George Scipio Africanus

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Sheffield Central Library

Surrey Street

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Victoria Northridge from the London based Black Cultural Archives share the fascinating story of George John Scipio Africanus. Born in west Africa in 1763, and forced into slavery aged three years old, by the time of his death had become a successful businessman, landlord, had the right to vote and helped keep the peace in Nottingham.

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