Settra Kru, Liberia

First mate’s logbook

In the morning and throughout the day we had a misty sky and calm. We bought 5 slaves: 2 women, one of whom had a small child, 2 girls and a boy, 34 and 38 and also bought two tusks. In the afternoon and evening it was calm. With the first watch our boat arrived with 3 slaves on board: a woman, a boy and a girl, No. 39 and 41. It was calm throughout the night with an overcast sky till morning.