Top 10 discoveries of 2015: Tracing slave origins. – University of Copenhagen

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09 December 2015

Top 10 discoveries of 2015: Tracing slave origins.

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The AIA's Archaeology Magazine has chosen research carried out by Hannes Schroeder from CGG as one of the most compelling findings of 2015.

The American Institute of Archaeology's (AIA) Archaeology Magazine has chosen research carried out by Hannes Schroeder from CGG as one of the most compelling findings of 2015. Using ancient DNA, Hannes and his colleagues were able to identify the origins of three enslaved Africans who had died on the Caribbean island of St Martin in the mid-17th century. Read the full story in the Archeology Magazine here.