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Amistad Through The Years

Jared Magoon, 17, left, and Jeff Bugbee, 18, chisel purpleheart wood from the keel of the Freedom Schooner Amistad Wednesday at the shipyard at Mystic Seaport, where the reproduction of the ship on which kidnapped Africans destined to be sold as slaves rebelled off Long Island. Magoon and... MICHAEL KODAS / THE HARTFORD COURANT