Indigo Dbq

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Throughout the 1800’s indigo was extremely popular, everyone wanted to have the beautifully dyed clothing it produced. Most of the indigo that had been produced came from India and West Africa. The consumer base was in Europe and the UK. It took many people to produce the indigo. I believe that the most positive impact was on those who moved it. The countries that moved the indigo from India, West Africa, and North America was usually the Portuguese, Dutch, Spanish, and English. A common theme between these countries is that they are all sailing countries. This helped them out because when they were sailing around the Cape Of Good Hope to get to India or West Africa or even farther to the Americas and Caribbean this gave them the opportunity
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