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A vise used on slave ships to force open the mouths of slaves for feeding purposes.

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Title
A vise used on slave ships to force open the mouths of slaves for feeding purposes.
Names
Metcalfe, James Stetson (1858-1927) (Author)
Collection

From freedom to slavery.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1900
Place: [New York?]
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 326.1-M (Metcalfe, J. S. From freedom to slavery)
Topics
Slavery
Physical restraints
Slave trade -- Africa
Vises
Notes
Content: The American slave, 1900 ; No. 1 ; Detached from Pearson's Magazine, October, 1900.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Barcode: 33433034785398
RLIN/OCLC: NYPGR26271980-B
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11668115
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 18750d50-c60b-012f-0dc8-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1858: Creator Born
  • 1900: Issued
  • 1927: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "A vise used on slave ships to force open the mouths of slaves for feeding purposes." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1900. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-9d3d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. "A vise used on slave ships to force open the mouths of slaves for feeding purposes." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 30, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-9d3d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division, The New York Public Library. (1900). A vise used on slave ships to force open the mouths of slaves for feeding purposes. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47df-9d3d-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A vise used on slave ships to force open the mouths of slaves for feeding purposes.