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Capture of a slaver.

Image ID: 807909

Capture of a slaver. (1857)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Capture of a slaver.

Published Date

: 1857

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 38 x 24 cm. (14 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)


: Captions: "The slave-schooner at Port Royal" "Sleeping position of slaves in the pack" "Slaves at Fort Augusta" "Slaves packed below and on deck" "Group of slaves on the parade, Fort Augusta." Printed on border: "The Illustrated London News, June 20, 1857. [p.] 595."

Original Source

: From The Illustrated London news. ([London] [ The Illustrated London News & Sketch Ltd.] 1842-) .


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Slave ships

Source Description

: 1 folder (26 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 807909

Record ID

: 722552

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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