Charles R. Foy is Associate Professor, Emeritus, at Eastern Illinois University. Dr. Foy has published more than a dozen articles on Black mariners and is the creator of the Black Mariner Database, a dataset of more than 43,000 18th century Black Atlantic mariners. He is completing a book manuscript, Liberty’s Labyrinth: Freedom in the 18th Century Black Atlantic, that details the nature of freedom in the eighteenth century through an analysis of the lives of Black mariners.
Foy, Charles R.
"The Gaspee Affair and Maritime Fugitives in the Anglo–American Atlantic, 1772–1783,"
Newport History: Vol. 96:
285, Article 3.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.salve.edu/newporthistory/vol96/iss285/3