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Captain and the Slave

Captain and the Slave

Broadcast: July 7, 1939
Added: Jul 02 2020

The scene takes place in 1819 Mozambique East coast of Africa in the harbor of  Lourenco Marques. The English slave ship the Comet is in the harbor. Captain Richard Willing and his first mate are examining a cargo of slaves ready to be taken aboard. The captain speaks to Alverez, the Portuguese slave trader...

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