Cooperaxion: New horizons on old routes

Charles de Meuron mit seinen Sklaven Vendredi und Pedro

Cooperaxion: New horizons on old routes

Cooperaxion in interested in the history of Switzerland and its role in the triangular trade. We are committed to new perspectives along the old transatlantic slave trade routes.
The Swiss Confederation was not a colonial power, but still part of the European network connecting the financial and trade relations of the 16th and 19th centuries. Swiss businessmen were also involved in the transatlantic slave trade and profited tremendously from it. The data bank on slave trade gives insights on protagonists and activities.

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