Peter Stuyvesant Was a Slave Trader
Stuyvesant Ave & Gates Ave Brooklyn, NY 11221 United States
A sticker on a light post at the corner of Stuyvesant Ave and Gates Ave in Brooklyn’s Bed-Stuy neighborhood. The entire sticker reads “Peter Stuyvesant was a slave trader. Peter Stuyvesant trafficked 290 human beings in the first slave auction in Manhattan in 1660,”.
Urban Art Mapping Research Project