View of chained African slaves in cargo hold of slave ship, measuring three feet and three inches high.

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Title
View of chained African slaves in cargo hold of slave ship, measuring three feet and three inches high.
Collection

Slavery

Middle Passage

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 19th Century
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Slavery
Shelf locator: Sc Photo Slavery / Box 5, folder 1
Topics
Slave trade -- Africa
Slave ships
Slaves -- Abuse of
Cargo holds
Genres
Photographs
Engravings
Reproductions
Gelatin silver prints
Physical Description
Photographs
Extent: 4 x 8 cm ; black and white
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16104370
Photo Order: 53379
Photo Order: 60561
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8f08f900-2653-0132-3800-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 19: Created
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "View of chained African slaves in cargo hold of slave ship, measuring three feet and three inches high." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 19. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd25e5e0-2658-0132-a7fd-58d385a7b928

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. "View of chained African slaves in cargo hold of slave ship, measuring three feet and three inches high." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd25e5e0-2658-0132-a7fd-58d385a7b928

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Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Photographs and Prints Division, The New York Public Library. (19). View of chained African slaves in cargo hold of slave ship, measuring three feet and three inches high. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/cd25e5e0-2658-0132-a7fd-58d385a7b928

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View of chained African slaves in cargo hold of slave ship, measuring three feet and three inches high.