While visiting my mother's birthplace of Guyana, I photographed the bricks and remains of Fort Zeelandia. Brick by brick, enslaved Africans had built this very fort with the knowledge that it would be used for the auctioning of slaves. It is currently a tourist attraction when visiting Guyana.

While visiting my mother's birthplace of Guyana, I photographed the bricks and remains of Fort Zeelandia. Brick by brick, enslaved Africans had built this very fort with the knowledge that it would be used for the auctioning of slaves. It is currently a tourist attraction when visiting Guyana.

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  While visiting my mother's birthplace of Guyana, I photographed the bricks and remains of Fort Zeelandia. Brick by brick, enslaved Africans had built this very fort with the knowledge that it would be used for the auctioning of slaves. It is currently a tourist attraction when visiting Guyana.
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While visiting my mother's birthplace of Guyana, I photographed the bricks and remains of Fort Zeelandia. Brick by brick, enslaved Africans had built this very fort with the knowledge that it would be used for the auctioning of slaves. It is currently a tourist attraction when visiting Guyana.

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