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In Alabama, Commemoration Set for 'Last Slave Ship'

An archaeological report will be released Thursday on the discovery of what experts believe is the last ship known to have brought enslaved people from Africa to the United States. The event in the Africatown community of Mobile also will include a community celebration and commemoration event marking the discovery of the schooner Clotilda, according to the Alabama Historical Commission. The commission said in a recent news release interest in locating the remains of the Clotilda was...

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